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Adolf Hitler’s toilet key is going to auction – 76 years after his HQ was bombed and Berlin liberated


ADOLF Hitler’s toilet key is up for grabs – 76 years after his HQ was bombed.

It was recovered from the Nazi leader’s desk before the blast in Berlin.

The key could fetch £300 next week at C&T Auctions of Ashford, Kent.

The metal key fob is adorned with the Nazi political eagle and swastika and stamped 'Reicjskanzlei' (Reich Chancellery).

There is a key attached to it and on the fob's reverse is written 'Herren W', which translates as men's.

It was reportedly found by a British airman after Berlin was liberated at the end of World War Two.

An RAF officer brought it back as a souvenir and kept hold of it until his death.

The airman, only known as Flight Lieutenant A.A Williams penned a letter of provenance to fo with it.

He wrote: "Reicjskanzlei Toilet keys metal tab taken by me from a drawer of Adolf Hitler's own desk. A.a. Williams Flight-Lieut R.A.F July 1945."

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