German wireless news announcing the July Plot, 7/1944
No enemy aircraft over the Reich. News - assassination attempt against Hitler. Hitler uninjured. Badly wounded in the explosion were Generalleutnant Schmundt, Oberst Brandt and secretary Berger. Slightly injured - Generaloberst Jodl, Generals Korten, Buhle, Bogenschaft, Heusinger, Scherndt, Admirals Foch and von Pitkammer. Hitler, who suffered only light burns, started work again straight after the attack, meeting Mussolini for discussions. Goering was not present at the attack; he arrived shortly afterwards. All German districts received the news of Hitler's survival with satisfaction and gratitude. Assertion that the enemy, who believed he could achieve by murder that which he could not achieve by honourable fighting, will never succeed.