What Happened on October 18, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler orders captured allied commandos to be killed

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

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