On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Allied generals Bernard Montgomery, Miles Dempsey and Omar Bradley discuss a future breakthrough in the European theatre during World War II

British WWII General Miles Dempsey
British WWII General
Miles Dempsey
US WWII General Omar Bradley
US WWII General
Omar Bradley
British WWII Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery
British WWII Field Marshal
Bernard Montgomery
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