11 Nov 1937
  • Chinese troops at Xinkou, Shanxi, China abandoned the city and fell back toward Taiyuan. ww2dbase [Battle of Shanxi | CPC]
China
  • The Japanese army began to advance on Nanjing, China. ww2dbase [Battle of Nanjing and the Rape of Nanjing | CPC]
  • Billy MacDonald, flying a Chinese Air Force P-26 fighter, discovered Japanese carrier Kaga near Zhoushan Island, Zhejiang Province, China. Three Gamma bombers of Chinese 2nd Bombardment Group came in to attack, but all bombs landed in the carrier's wake, causing no damage. A5M fighters from Kaga shot down two of the Chinese bombers. ww2dbase [Kaga | Zhoushan, Zhejiang | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 11 Nov 1937
USS Helm departing Hampton Roads, Virginia for her builders’ trials, 11 Nov 1937.

11 Nov 1937 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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