What Happened on June 2, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Generals Eisenhower & Montgomery dine in Portsmouth

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Judendurchgangslager Vught disbands

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