14 Jun 1945
  • USS Pollack arrived at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine, United States for inactivation. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • USS Chub sank a Japanese ship in the Java Sea, hitting her with one of five torpedoes fired. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
China
  • Otozo Yamada met with his top Kwangtung Army officers in Xinjing (Changchun), China to plan defenses against a potential Soviet invasion. ww2dbase [Main Article | Event | CPC]
Germany
  • Joachim von Ribbentrop was captured in Hamburg, Germany. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Japan United Kingdom
  • Andrew Geddes was mentioned in despatches. ww2dbase [Main Article | 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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