On this day in 1940, The Germans began the first in a long series of bombing raids against great Britain. After the occupation of France by Germany.
Churchill Becomes Prime Minister Of Britain
After the Second World War began in September 1939 the first commodity to be controlled was petrol. On 8 January 1940 bacon, butter and sugar were rationed.
Mass Murder Of Jewish People Auschwitz Begins
Operation Barbarossa was the code name for the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union, which started on Sunday, 22 June 1941, during World War II.
Auschwitz Liberated By Soviet Troops
Winston Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty, is called to replace Neville Chamberlain as British prime minister following the latter’s resignation after losing a confidence vote in the House of Commons.
It evolved into a network of camps where Jewish people and other perceived enemies of the Nazi state were exterminated, often in gas chambers, or used as slave labor.
On January 27, 1945, the Soviet army entered Auschwitz and liberated more than 7,000 remaining prisoners, who were mostly ill and dying. There were more than 7,000 remaining prisoners, who were mostly ill and dying.