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Timeline Event:


May 31, 1941

British troops arrive in Iraq and will prevent Axis sympathizers from taking over the government there. In early June, British and Free French troops will invade Syria and Lebanon to prevent those countries from being taken over by the Germany.

Theater:  CBI Theater

Source:  World War II History


Date Added: 2010-04-29



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