Historical Events on March 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Generals Eisenhower, Montgomery & Bradley discuss advance in Germany

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Largest one-day airborne drop, 600 transports & 1300 gliders
  • Operation Varsity: British, US & Canadian airborne landings east of the Rhine
  • US minesweepers reach Kerama Retto, South coast of Okinawa