20 May 1933

China
  • Chinese troops began to withdraw from all Great Wall gates near Beiping, China. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Japan
  • Masafumi Arima was transferred from Battleship Division 3 to Cruiser Division 7. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
United States
  • Joseph Rochefort was assigned to USS California, the flagship of the United States Navy Battle Fleet, as the assistant operations officer. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

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Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
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"Since peace is now beyond hope, we can but fight to the end."

Chiang Kaishek, 31 Jul 1937