Fearful that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler would attempt to flee Germany, US intelligence tried to predict what the Führer would look like if he altered his appearance. The Office of Strategic Services (OSS), a precursor to the CIA, had asked Eddie Senz, a New York make-up artist, to clone the portrait of the German leader after D-Day on 6 June 1944 because they feared that ‘Der Fuehrer’ would be able to flee from Germany assuming a disguise.
Here are Senz’s altered head shots of the Führer in numerous guises - they were circulated among Allied forces before the D-Day invasion in June 1944.
|Here’s Hitler without hair or his infamous mustache.|
|Hitler with glasses, a thicker mustache, and a widow’s peak hairstyle.|
|Hitler with a beard.|
|Hitler with a thinner mustache, thick-rimmed glasses, and a slightly new hairstyle.|
|Hitler without a mustache and a widow’s peak hairstyle|
via Business Insider, which has an interesting related article: Here's what US intelligence thought could happen to Hitler in 1943.
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