On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • William Joyce (Lord Haw-Haw) charged with treason

Famous Deaths

  • Colonel Roberts, commandant 22nd regiment marines, dies in battle
  • Florence Bascom, American geologist and 1st woman hired by the US Geological Survey, dies at 82
  • Simon B Buckner, US lt-gen/commandant of 10th Army, dies in action