Legendary WW2 correspondent dies at 105

Clare Hollingworth – the legendary British war correspondent who broke the news of the German invasion of Poland in 1939 – has died in Hong Kong at the age of 105.

The Daily Telegraph looks back at her life and work.

Also, read Hollingworth's report from the Polish border in 1939.


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