Historical Events In 1945
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Feb 19 30,000 US Marines land on Iwo Jima on this day in history.
Feb 19 900 Japanese soldiers reportedly killed by crocodiles in 2 days in the year 1945.
Feb 19 A U.S. invasion force of 30,000 marines land at Iwo Jima, starting a month-long WWII battle against Japanese troops on this day in history.
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 On this day in history eric Liddell, Scottish runner (Olympic-gold 1924), dies at 43
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 Arab League froms (Cairo) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history british troops take Ramree Island, Burma
Feb 22 Canadian 3rd Division occupies Moyland in the year 1945.
Feb 23 In the year 1945 2nd Dutch government of Gerbrandy forms in London
Feb 23 2nd Dutch govt of Gerbrandy forms in London in the year 1945.
Feb 23 Aleksei Tolstoi, Russian poet/writer (Pjotr Peroyj), dies at 62 in the year 1945.
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 Ahmed Maher Pasha, Egypt's PM, assassinated in parliament on this day in history.
Feb 24 Egypt & Syria declares war on Nazi-Germany in the year 1945.
Feb 24 In the year 1945 u.S. troops liberate Manila from the Japanese during WWII.
Feb 25 In the year 1945 sgt. Aubrey Cosens (Queen's Own Rifles of Canada) awarded the Victoria Cross at the Goch-Calear Road, Germany
Feb 25 US aircraft carriers attack Tokyo in the year 1945.
Feb 26 Very heavy bombing on Berlin by 8th US Air Force in the year 1945.
Feb 27 On this day in history battle of US 94 Infantry
Feb 27 HJ Lochtman, Dutch chaplain/resistance fighter, dies in Bergen-Belsen in the year 1945.
Feb 27 On this day in history u.S. troops land on Iwo Jima.
Mar 01 British 43rd Division under General Essame occupies Xanten on this day in history.
Mar 01 In the year 1945 chinese 30th division occupies Hsenwi
Mar 01 In the year 1945 fDR announces success of Yalta Conference
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 US infantry regiment captures Mönchengladbach on this day in history.