3 May 1939
  • Molotov replaced Litvinov as the Foreign Minister of the Soviet Union. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Fighters of the Chinese 4th Air Group intercepted 54 Japanese bombers en route to attack Chongqing, China, shooting down 7 Japanese bombers. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

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Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
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