This Month's Honour Roll, History & Events


commemorates those members of my family tree who have paid the ultimate sacrifice, "Their Name Liveth For Evermore".

 

November 1939-1945


  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
    Air Attack on Fraserburgh, C.P.T.C bombed, makers of gun parts for the Spitfire
    ▶1940
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
    Assassination of Hitler fails, "Burgerbraukeller, Munich"
    ▶1939
    British destroyer HMS Broke sunk "by gunfire, shore batteries, Algiers"
    ▶1942
  • 9
    Assassination of Hitler fails, "Feldherrnhalle, Munich"
    ▶1938
    Night of broken glass, S.S and S.A begin acts of vilence against Jews
    ▶1938
  • 10
    British destroyer HMS Martin sunk "by U-431, W Mediterranean"
    ▶1942
  • 11
  • 12
    Operation Collar (convoy)
    ▶1940
  • 13
    British destroyer HMS Blanche sunk "by mine, Thames Estuary"
    ▶1939
    The 8th Army captures Tobruk, Field Marshal Montgomery
    ▶1942
  • 14
    British aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal sunk "by U-81, W Mediterranean"
    ▶1941
  • 15
    British escort carrier HMS Avenger sunk "by U-155, W of Gibraltar Straits"
    ▶1942
    British minesweeper HMS Algerine sunk "by Italian sub Ascianghi, Bougie, Algeria"
    ▶1942
  • 16
    Assassination plot against Hitler fails, "Wolfs Lair, East Prussia"
    ▶1943
  • 17
  • 18
    Operation Crusader
    ▶1941
    Norwegian corvette HMS Montbretia sunk "by U-262, N Atlantic"
    ▶1942
  • 19
    British trawler converted minesweeper S.S.Yew Forest sunk "by U-boat, 12 miles sth of Portsmouth"
    ▶1942
  • 20
    Hungary joins the Axis powers by signing the Tripartite Pact
    ▶1941
    The 8th Army reaches Benghazi, Field Marshal Montgomery
    ▶1942
  • 21
    British destroyer HMS Gipsy sunk "by mine off Harwich"
    ▶1939
  • 22
    British midget submarine, welman craft Nos 45,46,47 and 48 sunk "lost during attack on Bergen Harbour, Norway"
    ▶1943
  • 23
    Romania joins the Axis powers by signing the Tripartite Pact
    ▶1940
    British cruiser HMS Charybdis sunk "by E-boat, English Channel"
    ▶1943
  • 24
    Slovakia joins the Axis powers by signing the Tripartite Pact
    ▶1940
    British cruiser HMS Dunedin sunk "by U-124, between W Africa and Brazil"
    ▶1941
  • 25
    British Battleships HMS Barham sunk "by U-331 off Sollum, Egypt"
    ▶1941
  • 26
  • 27
    Siege of Tobruk ends
    ▶1941
    British minelayer HMS Port Napier sunk "explosion/engine room, Loch Alsh, W Scotland"
    ▶1940
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
    U.S.S.R invades Finland
    ▶1939
    R.A.F Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, airfield bombed
    ▶1941
  • 1

Legend:

Poppy calendar - Lest We Forget - Copyright © 2016 Graeme Watson. Indicates person's from my family tree, who were Killed in Action.

† Indicates a person of note, who was Killed in Action or Died.


[The information contained in this calendar is for general information purposes only.]