10 Apr 1939
  • German Gestapo report published on this date noted that, between 1933 and 1939, a total of 162,734 prisoners were placed in protective custody, of which most of them were categorized as political prisoners. ww2dbase [CPC]
United States
  • USS Skipjack arrived at New London, Connecticut, United States. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

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Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
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"All that silly talk about the advance of science and such leaves me cold. Give me peace and a retarded science."

Thomas Dodd, late 1945