December 17, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dutch & Australian troops lands on Portuguese Timor
  • German submarine U-31 sunk

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German troops led by Erwin Rommel begin retreating in North Africa

German WWII Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
German WWII Field Marshal
Erwin Rommel
  • World War II: Beginning of the Siege of Sebastopol.