Historical Events on November 23, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 3rd & 5th Romanian army corps surrenders
  • Chinese steward Poon Lim begins 133 days arift after his British ship is torpedoed and he is the sole survivor
  • Coast Guard Woman's Auxiliary (SPARS) authorized

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Col-gen Von Paul asks Hitler to surrender

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • German 4th & 6th Army surrounded at Stalingrad
  • Japans bombing of Port Darwin, Australia
  • Soviet 21st Army recaptures Kalatsj at Don