Historical Events on June 22, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • About 10,000 Afrikaner women march to the union buildings in protest of South Africa's involvement in WWII
  • France surrenders to Nazi Germany, with the northern half of the country occupied and the south established as the Nazi client state Vichy France
  • SS rounds up 31 German/Polish/Dutch Jews in Roermond, Netherlands