23 Mar 1946
  • Mikhail Rodionov became the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Russian SFSR. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Japan United States
  • USS Sargent Bay arrived at Boston, Massachusetts, United States for inactivation. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Henry Arnold was promoted to the permanent rank of General of the Army. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 23 Mar 1946
US President Harry Truman, Secretary of State James Byrnes, and newly-appointed Ambassador Walter Smith discussing SmithChiang Kaishek, Australian Ambassador Douglas Copland, and Chinese leaders in Chongqing, China, 23 Mar 1946Émile Bertin with a junk alongside, French Indochina, 23 Mar 1946

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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