11 Nov 1945

Caroline Islands
  • USS Miami arrived at Truk, Caroline Islands to survey bombing damage to the Japanese base. ww2dbase [Miami | Truk | CPC]
France French Indochina
  • Ho Chi Minh publicly dissolved the Indochinese Communist Party to appease the demands coming from China and the United States. It would still exist in secret, however. ww2dbase [Tonkin | CPC]
Japan Korea
  • Lieutenant General John Hodge, who had viewed the Korean People's Republic provisional government as a threat to his occupation administration in southern Korea, forced KPR's leader Yo Unhyong to step down. After Yo's departure, he would form the People's Party. Yo's departure effectively granted the Korean communists the control of KPR, however. ww2dbase [CPC]
United States
  • Joseph Rochefort was ordered to travel from California, United States to Washington DC, United States as a witness for a Pearl Harbor raid investigation. ww2dbase [Joseph Rochefort | California | CPC]
  • Dixie Kiefer passed away during an air crash on Mount Beacon, New York, United States. ww2dbase [Dixie Kiefer | Fishkill, New York | DS]
  • Tito was elected the first prime minister of the soon-to-be-established Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia. ww2dbase [Josip Tito | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 11 Nov 1945
Devastation of Kagoshima, Japan, 11 Nov 1945

11 Nov 1945 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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