18 Apr 1947
  • The Royal Canadian Air Force retired its fleet of Ventura aircraft. ww2dbase [Ventura | CPC]
  • Jozef Tiso was executed by hanging. ww2dbase [Jozef Tiso | CPC]
China
  • Chiang Kaishek stepped down as the head of the Executive Yuan. ww2dbase [Chiang Kaishek | CPC]
  • Chan Chak was made a senior adviser to the Chinese central government. ww2dbase [Chan Chak | 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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