1 Mar 1962

  • The South Korean government praised the 29 Apr 1932 attack by Yun Bong-gil in Shanghai, China that killed two high ranking Japanese leaders and posthumously awarded Yun the Republic of Korea Cordon of the Order of Merit for National Foundation. ww2dbase [Yun Bong-gil | CPC]
United Kingdom
  • USS Wasp arrived at Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom. ww2dbase [Wasp (Essex-class) | CPC]

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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