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May 21, 2015

“Goodnight. Sorry for sinking you,” says U-Boat Commander

 “Goodnight. Sorry for sinking you” Kommandant of U-68 to survivors of SS City of Cairo which he had just sunk. Korvettenkapitän Karl-Friedrich Merten Kommandant of U-68 Photo courtesy of Uboat.net The words...

USS New Jersey (BB-62)

May 23, 2013

WWII Events Today, May 23

WWII Events Today, May 23 May 23, 1939 USS Squalus (SS-192) suffered a catastrophic main induction valve failure during a test dive off the New Hampshire coast and partially flooded....

March 16, 2011

WWII History – March 16

World War II Events Today, March 16 Mar 16, 1935 – Hitler institutes compulsory military service. Mar 16, 1938 – Mussolini changed his opinions on the occupation of Austria in...

August 18, 2010

Today in Pictures – August 18

Description: HMSM VENTURER underway Date: 18 August 1943 Source: IWMCollections IWM Photo No.: FL 004031 WWII Gallery link: http://wwii.cc/9rKjED

June 9, 2009

Searching for Soviet WWII Subs

Explorers Search Bulgarian Waters for Soviet WW II Submarine June 9, 2009, Tuesday | novinite.com A Russia-Bulgaria submarine expedition begins in July, in Bulgarian Black Sea territorial waters, a search...

June 4, 2009

World War II History for June 4

Today in WWII History World War II History for June 4 4 JUN 1940 – The British completed the evacuation of 300,000 troops at Dunkirk, France. 4 JUN 1941 –...

April 10, 2009

World War II History for April 10

Today in WWII History Audio Clip: CBS World News Today from 11 April 1943

World War II History for April 10 10 Apr 1932 – Paul von Hindenburg was...

March 27, 2009

World War II History for March 27

Today in WWII History Audio Clip: CBS World News Today on 28 March 1943.

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February 10, 2009

World War II History for February 10

Today in WWII History World War II History for February 10 10 FEB 1936 – The German Gestapo was placed above the law. 10 FEB 1942 – The “Normandie,” the...

January 27, 2009

World War II History for January 27

Today in WWII History World War II History for January 27 27 JAN 1941 – Ambassador Grew advised Washington of reports circulating in Tokyo of a Japanese attack on Pearl...

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