5 Oct 1938
  • Japanese troops captured Ruoxi, Jiangxi, China. ww2dbase [Battle of Wuhan | CPC]
  • Edvard Bene? stepped down as the President of Czechoslovakia. ww2dbase [Edvard Beneš | CPC]
  • Egmont Prinz zur Lippe-Wei?enfeld was awarded the Luftwaffe Pilot's Badget. ww2dbase [Egmont | 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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