Historical Events For 1944
Saturday, 27 May 2017
May 15 14,000 Jews of Munkacs Hungary deported to Auschwitz in the year 1944.
May 15 Deportation of Hungarian Jews to Auschwitz begins in the year 1944.
May 15 Eisenhower, Montgomery, Churchill & George VI discuss D-Day plan in the year 1944.
May 15 On this day in history sergei Aleksi becomes guardian of Patriarch Throne
May 16 1st of 180,000+ Hungarian Jews reach Auschwitz in the year 1944.
May 16 George Ade, US novelist/playwright (Counsel Widow), dies at 78 in the year 1944.
May 16 Military police attack gypsies on this day in history.
May 16 On this day in history rabbi Weissmandl sends out pleas to bomb camp and rail lines - based on his "Auschwitz Protocol" - a 31 page report from escapees' eyewitness accounts of Rudolph Verba and Alfred Wetzler.
May 16 On this day in history the first of 180,000+ Hungarian Jews reach Auschwitz
May 17 Allied air raid on Surabaja, Java in the year 1944.
May 17 On this day in history chinese/US armed forces take Myitkyina Airport, Burma
May 17 General Eisenhower sets D-Day for June 5th in the year 1944.
May 17 Operation Straightline Allies land in Netherlands New-Guinea on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1944 operation Straightline: Allies land in Netherlands New-Guinea
May 17 The Bureau of Aeronautics authorized CGAS Floyd Bennett Field to collaborate with the Sperry Gyroscope Company in making an automatic pilot installation in a HNS-1 helicopter in the year 1944.
May 18 On this day in history expulsion of more than 200,000 Tartars from Crimea by Soviet Union begins, they are accused of collaborating with the Germans
May 18 On this day in history polish 2nd Army corps captures convent of Monte Cassino Italy
May 19 In the year 1944 240 gypsies transported to Auschwitz from Westerbork Neth
May 19 240 gypsies transported to Auschwitz from Westerbork Netherlands in the year 1944.
May 19 Allied fleet shell Japanese positions at Sabang, north of Sumatra in the year 1944.
May 19 German defense line in Italy collapsed in the year 1944.
May 20 In the year 1944 failed assassination attempt made on Hitler by his own officers
May 20 US Communist Party dissolves on this day in history.
May 21 Accidental explosion on board a LST unloading ammunition in West Loch, Pearl Harbor and the resulting fire and other explosions sink 5 LSTs and 1 other LST in the year 1944.
May 21 In the year 1944 hitler begins attack on English/US "terror pilots"
May 22 In the year 1944 two new RCN torpedo boat flotillas start operating off coast of France.
May 23 British/Canadian troops occupy Pontecorvo Italy on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history chinese counter offensive at Hunan front
May 23 On this day in history during World War II, Allied forces bogged down in Anzio begin a major breakout offensive
May 23 Operation-Buffalo Allied jailbreak out Anzio-bridgehead on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history operation-Buffalo: Allied jailbreak out Anzio-bridgehead
May 24 In the year 1944 enver Hoxha becomes head of Albania anti fascists
May 24 Icelandic voters severe all ties with Denmark on this day in history.
May 24 Major John Keefer Mahony (The Westminister Regiment(Motor)) wins the Victoria Cross at the Melfa River, Italy on this day in history.