16 Oct 1937
  • Helm was commissioned into service. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • Chinese troops counterattacked the Japanese at Xinkou, Shanxi, China, slowing Japanese momentum. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • The first flight of the prototype Short Sunderland flying boat took place. ww2dbase [Main Article | AC]
  • Emden arrived in Spanish waters. 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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