Historical Events In 1945
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Feb 19 On this day in history 30,000 US Marines land on Iwo Jima
Feb 19 On this day in history 900 Japanese soldiers reportedly killed by crocodiles in 2 days
Feb 19 On this day in history a U.S. invasion force of 30,000 marines land at Iwo Jima, starting a month-long WWII battle against Japanese troops.
Feb 19 In the year 1945 wim Speelman, Dutch resistance fighter, executed at 26
Feb 21 Archbishop De Jong calls for help with war casualties in the year 1945.
Feb 21 On this day in history british Army captures Goch
Feb 21 Eric Liddell, Scottish runner (Olympic-gold 1924), dies at 43 on this day in history.
Feb 21 US 10th Armour division overthrows Orscholz line in the year 1945.
Feb 22 Arab League forms (Cairo) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history arab League froms (Cairo)
Feb 22 In the year 1945 british troops take Ramree Island, Burma
Feb 22 Canadian 3rd Division occupies Moyland in the year 1945.
Feb 23 On this day in history 2nd Dutch government of Gerbrandy forms in London
Feb 23 On this day in history 2nd Dutch govt of Gerbrandy forms in London
Feb 23 In the year 1945 aleksei Tolstoi, Russian poet/writer (Pjotr Peroyj), dies at 62
Feb 23 In the year 1945 canadian troops occupy Kalkar
Feb 23 Operation Grenade General Simpson's 9th Army crosses Ruhr on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1945 uS Marines raise the American flag after taking Mount Suribachi on the island Iwo Jima, during WWII.
Feb 24 In the year 1945 ahmed Maher Pasha, Egypt's PM, assassinated in parliament
Feb 24 On this day in history egypt & Syria declares war on Nazi-Germany
Feb 24 In the year 1945 u.S. troops liberate Manila from the Japanese during WWII.
Feb 25 On this day in history sgt. Aubrey Cosens (Queen's Own Rifles of Canada) awarded the Victoria Cross at the Goch-Calear Road, Germany
Feb 25 In the year 1945 uS aircraft carriers attack Tokyo
Feb 26 Very heavy bombing on Berlin by 8th US Air Force on this day in history.
Feb 27 Battle of US 94 Infantry on this day in history.
Feb 27 HJ Lochtman, Dutch chaplain/resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen in the year 1945.
Feb 27 In the year 1945 u.S. troops land on Iwo Jima.
Mar 01 On this day in history british 43rd Division under General Essame occupies Xanten
Mar 01 Chinese 30th division occupies Hsenwi on this day in history.
Mar 01 FDR announces success of Yalta Conference in the year 1945.
Mar 01 On this day in history fieldmarshal Kesselring succeeds von Rundstedt as commander
Mar 01 On this day in history hitler orders the destruction of all Germany; it is unworthy of surviving him. His order mandates the destruction not only of military installations, but also of all stores, industries, and transportation and communication installations. Nothing is to fall into enemy hands.
Mar 01 In the year 1945 major Frederick A. Tilston Cdn.(The Essex Scottish Regimetn) wins the Victoria Cross at Hochwald, Germany
Mar 01 In the year 1945 uS infantry regiment captures Mönchengladbach