Pages with category: September
Unable to take Port Moresby by sea, the...
With the German bid to capture Moscow...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1942
Occupation of Madagascar
The British capture of Diégo Suarez in May...
Fall of Mussolini
The loss of Sicily led to the fall of...
Northern Eurasia 1944
In June 1944 the Allies landed in France,...
Asia Pacific 1945
Occupation of Japan
US forces arrived in Tokyo in late August to...
Southern Asia 1945
Japanese Surrender in South-East Asia
On 15 August 1945, Japan agreed to...
Southern Asia 1946
Independence in the Middle East
During World War II, the French had promised...
Southern Asia 1948
Indian conquest of Hyderabad
Following the end of British rule in India,...
Asia Pacific 1950
Outbreak of the Korean War
The Soviets and Americans had withdrawn from...
East Asia 1950
In June 1950, North Korea invaded South Korea,...
By August 1950, the nationalists were in...
Asia Pacific 1951
China in Korea and Tibet
China's intervention in Korea forced the...
East Asia 1951
Chinese occupation of Tibet
Fighting in Korea reached a stalemate by the...
After the death of Stalin in 1953, a thaw in...