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Timeline Of World War II (1941) - June 1941
4 Kaiser William II, former German Emperor, dies in Holland. 14 All German and Italian assets in the United States are frozen 10,100 people from Estonia, 15,000 from Latvia and 34,000 from Lithuania are deported to Siberia. 16 All German and Italian consulates in the United States are ordered closed and their staffs to leave the country by July 10 ...
Jacob Morenga
1875, died September 20, 1907, was an important figure in Namibia, then the German colony of German South-West Africa ... more localized insurrections which were taking place across German South-West Africa ... However, it was through his three years of leadership of the anti-German guerrilla forces that Morenga gained the majority of his reputation ...
Battle Of Speyerbach - The Battle
... The German troops were not expecting a French attack and their camp was not planned for defence ... The German troops, in absence of their leaders reacted slowly and in confusion ... Instead of disengaging his troops and reforming a line, Nassau-Weilburg pursued the French with his Palatine cavalry on a terrain which was not suitable ...
Timeline Of World War II (1945) - May 1945
... 1st 15th 1 As one of his last acts Reich Chancellor Joseph Goebbels has sent German General Hans Krebs to negotiate the surrender of the city of Berlin with Soviet General Vasily Chuikov. 1 Partisan leader Tito and his troops capture Trieste in northwest Italy ... New Zealand troops play a supporting role ...
Roy Farran - Military Career - Second World War - France
... With the German forces opposing them worn down by months of airstrikes and mass artillery bombardments, unaided by the Luftwaffe, Allied commanders expected to be able to achieve a ... When this occurred, it was believed that a large number of German troops, particularly Panzer divisions, would retreat eastwards through the 'Orléans Gap' situated to the ... would be accompanied by units from 1 and 2 SAS, including three troops from 'C' Squadron, one of which would be commanded by Farran ...

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