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".

 

August 1939-1945


  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
  • 1
  • 2
    John F. Kennedy P.T 109 is rammed
    ▶1943
    U.S destroyer USS Fiske sunk "by U-804, N of the Azores"
    ▶1944
  • 10
  • 11
    ▶1944
    British aircraft carrier HMS Eagle sunk "by U-73, W Med"
    ▶1942
  • 12
    Mothers Cross, awarded on Hitlers mothers birthday
    ▶1938
    British corvette HMS Picotee sunk "by U-568 off Iceland"
    ▶1941
  • 13
    Manhattan Project
    ▶1942
    British destroyer HMS Foresight sunk "by aircraft torpedo, C Mediterranean"
    ▶1942
  • 14
  • 15
    Victory in the Pacific
    ▶1945
  • 16
  • 17
    Indonesia declares independence from Japan
    ▶1945
  • 18
  • 19
    ▶1943
    British destroyer HMS Bath sunk "by U-204, SW of Ireland"
    ▶1941
  • 20
  • 21
    ▶1944
    Germany-Soviet trade pact
    ▶1939
  • 22
    British frigate HMS Bickerton sunk "scuttled by a torpedo from HMS Vigilant, Barents Sea, Arctic"
    ▶1944
  • 23
    First German air raids on Central London
    ▶1940
    Battle of Stalingrad
    ▶1942
  • 24
  • 25
    Britain and Poland sign a Mutual Assistance Treaty
    ▶1939
    Operation Gauntlet
    ▶1941
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
  • 31
    U.S destroyer USS Reuben James sunk "by U-552"
    ▶1941
    MacArthur takes command Japan gov in Tokyo
    ▶1945
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

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.]