5 Oct 1938
  • Japanese troops captured Ruoxi, Jiangxi, China. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Edvard Beneš stepped down as the President of Czechoslovakia. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Egmont Prinz zur Lippe-Weißenfeld was awarded the Luftwaffe Pilot's Badget. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
Germany
  • Germany revoked passports belonging to Jews and made re-issuance of new passports more difficult; the new passports were stamped "J" to signify Jewish ownership. 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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"No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You win the war by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country!"

George Patton, 31 May 1944