I heard several folks over the last few weeks say that terrorist attacks and real terrorists are really only a very modern occurrence, mainly since the 1960’s. This is not true, just look at these gas attacks from around the World War II era…
During the summer of 1944 in
For two weeks during the summer of 1944 in
The last attack occurred on September 13, 1944. A witness to this attack reported seeing a woman dressed in mans wear spray gas through the window of a home. The next morning the residents of this house, a mother and her son, found footprints. The footprints were clearly high heels normally worn by a woman.
The police were busy trying to explain the gas attacks as mass hysteria or the fault of a local factory. What the police did not know, nor did the residents of
The first attack in Botetourt occurred on
Several victims reported hearing voices and noises immediately prior to the gassings and several witnesses saw men and women running away from the houses where the attacks had occurred. After one attack a homeowner found women's footsteps leading from the house to the barn but none leaving the barn!
The Botetourt accounts were covered locally, which is why the residents and police of
And you thought that terror attacks and terrorists were a modern phenomenon!?! In these cases, the theory of mass hysteria supported by the police in
Some have suggested that the attacks could be a government experiment and cover up. Others suggest that since chemical warfare was beginning to be considered that that is a possibility. Still others say it was the Nazis or the Japanese both of whom were at war with the
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