Historical Events In 1945
Thursday, 17 June 2021
Feb 19 30,000 US Marines land on Iwo Jima in the year 1945.
Feb 19 900 Japanese soldiers reportedly killed by crocodiles in 2 days on this day in history.
Feb 19 A U.S. invasion force of 30,000 marines land at Iwo Jima, starting a month-long WWII battle against Japanese troops in the year 1945.
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 In the year 1945 british Army captures Goch
Feb 21 Eric Liddell, Scottish runner (Olympic-gold 1924), dies at 43 in the year 1945.
Feb 21 In the year 1945 uS 10th Armour division overthrows Orscholz line
Feb 22 In the year 1945 arab League forms (Cairo)
Feb 22 Arab League froms (Cairo) in the year 1945.
Feb 22 In the year 1945 british troops take Ramree Island, Burma
Feb 22 In the year 1945 canadian 3rd Division occupies Moyland
Feb 23 In the year 1945 2nd Dutch government of Gerbrandy forms in London
Feb 23 In the year 1945 2nd Dutch govt of Gerbrandy forms in London
Feb 23 On this day in history aleksei Tolstoi, Russian poet/writer (Pjotr Peroyj), dies at 62
Feb 23 On this day in history canadian troops occupy Kalkar
Feb 23 On this day in history operation Grenade General Simpson's 9th Army crosses Ruhr
Feb 23 US Marines raise the American flag after taking Mount Suribachi on the island Iwo Jima, during WWII in the year 1945.
Feb 24 On this day in history ahmed Maher Pasha, Egypt's PM, assassinated in parliament
Feb 24 Egypt & Syria declares war on Nazi-Germany on this day in history.
Feb 24 U.S. troops liberate Manila from the Japanese during WWII on this day in history.
Feb 25 Sgt. Aubrey Cosens (Queen's Own Rifles of Canada) awarded the Victoria Cross at the Goch-Calear Road, Germany on this day in history.
Feb 25 US aircraft carriers attack Tokyo on this day in history.
Feb 26 Very heavy bombing on Berlin by 8th US Air Force in the year 1945.
Feb 27 Battle of US 94 Infantry in the year 1945.
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 British 43rd Division under General Essame occupies Xanten in the year 1945.
Mar 01 Chinese 30th division occupies Hsenwi in the year 1945.
Mar 01 In the year 1945 fDR announces success of Yalta Conference
Mar 01 Fieldmarshal Kesselring succeeds von Rundstedt as commander on this day in history.
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