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Hitler’s Hearing Loss – Part II

The second part of the story of Hitler’s Hearing Loss begins with the most important person in the plot, Claus Philipp Maria Schenk Graf Justinian von Stauffenberg. (known to history as Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg).  As one of the prime movers in the July 20, 1944 or Valkyrie plot against Hitler he, and the others who…

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Hitler’s Hearing Loss – Part I

This week’s Hearing International looks at Hitler’s hearing impairment.  Like most World War I survivors, Hitler had been exposed to much noise during the war in the trenches and sheer speculation would suggest that he had some high-frequency sensori-neural hearing loss.  While that is speculation, there is documented medical evidence suggesting that he did incur some hearing…

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