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    General Anthony McAuliffe Signed Photograph. 8" x 9.75" black and white photograph of McAuliffe wearing his full uniform and all his decorations. He signs himself, "A.C. McAuliffe, Lieut. Gen., US Army." McAuliffe was a general during WWII, and was famous for his one word reply to a German surrender ultimatum. McAuliffe and his men were surrounded by Germans, and when the German commander, General Heinrich von Luettwitz demanded his surrender, McAuliffe sent his famous reply, "Nuts!"
    The photograph is in very fine condition; writing has slightly faded. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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