1 Oct 1926
  • Hugo Sperrle was promoted to the rank of Major. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
China
  • Joseph Stilwell was made the commanding officer of a provisional battalion of the 15th Infantry Regiment in Tianjin, China. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Vi Kyuin "Wellington" Koo was made the intrim President of China. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Vi Kyuin "Wellington" Koo was made the premier of Chinese Beiyang Government. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Korea
  • The General Government Building in Keijo (now Seoul), Korea was officially inaugurated. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

1 Oct 1926 Interactive Map

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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