The Year 1942.....RSS

The Year 1942.....
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Dieppe, France
Dieppe
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 929
Dieppe's chert beach and cliff immediately following the raid on 19 August 1942.
Saint-Nazaire, France
Saint-Nazaire
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 1,066
English commando operation "Operation Chariot" .- POWs
Saint-Nazaire, France
Saint-Nazaire
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 939
Evacuation of prisoners of war and wounded British soldiers, Saint-Nazaire,
San Pedro, California, United States
San Pedro, California
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 808
Evacuees of Japanese ancestry waiting for the train
Mosta, Malta
Mosta
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate Exact location
Hits - 2,396
German bomb through roof church of Mosta
Kharkov, Ukraine
Kharkov
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 990
German SS men on the street of Kharkov, Ukraine
South Atlantic Ocean
Date
Status coordinate Search area more than 10 km
Hits - 2,084
Marseille, France
Marseille
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 2,005
Berghof, Berchtesgaden, Germany
Berchtesgaden
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate Exact location
Hits - 881
Hitler greeting Pavelic
Wellington, New Zealand
Wellington
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 945
HMAS Canberra (Australian heavy cruiser, 1928) leaves Wellington
London, United Kingdom
London
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 761
King George VI inspecting the headquarters of Combined Operations
Chelveston, United Kingdom
Chelveston
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Hits - 954
King George VI visits the base of the USAAF 352nd Bomb Squadron at Chelveston
Casablanca, Morocco
Casablanca
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Operation
  • Torch November 8-16
Hits - 1,693
Landings at Casablanca
Oran, Algeria
Oran
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate The location is in a (the vicinity of a) city or town
Operation
  • Torch November 8-16
Hits - 1,231
Landings at Oran
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Bury St Edmunds
City|Area
Date
Status coordinate Search area more than 10 km
Hits - 988
Major-General B G Horrocks, then GOC of 9th Armoured Division
Date
Status coordinate No status yet
Hits - 652
On Fri. 01 may 1942 A Hudson bomber of British No. 233 Squadron based.....
Date
Status coordinate No status yet
Hits - 838
On Fri. 01 may 1942 Captain Takayanagi, commanding officer of battlesh.....
Date
Status coordinate No status yet
Hits - 659
On Fri. 01 may 1942 Chester Nimitz departed Pearl Harbor, US Territory.....
Date
Status coordinate No status yet
Hits - 662
On Fri. 01 may 1942 Eleven Japanese transports departed Rabaul, New Br.....
Date
Status coordinate No status yet
Hits - 695
On Fri. 01 may 1942 Four Ju 88 aircraft attacked Allied convoy QP-11 a.....