30 Nov 1945
  • The US 101st Airborne Division was deactivated. ww2dbase [CPC]
  • At the Nuremberg Trials, Rudolph Heß announced that he had been faking insanity and amnesia all along. ww2dbase [Rudolf Heß | CPC]
  • Junyo was decommissioned from service. ww2dbase [Junyo | CPC]
  • Kitakami was decommissioned from service. ww2dbase [Kitakami | CPC]
  • McCall was decommissioned from service. ww2dbase [McCall | CPC]
  • The Japanese Navy 12th Air Fleet was officially disbanded. ww2dbase [CPC]
  • Light carrier Ryuho was removed from the Japanese Navy List. ww2dbase [Ryuho | CPC]
  • Irako was struck from the Japanese Navy List. ww2dbase [Irako | CPC]
  • Yoshijiro Umezu was placed on the reserve list. ww2dbase [Yoshijiro Umezu | CPC]
French Indochina
  • Field Marshal Hisaichi Terauchi formally surrendered to Admiral Louis Mountbatten in Saigon, Cochinchina, French Indochina. Terauchi agreed that his troops would continue to maintain order in French Indochina. A number of Japanese officers and men, fearing their fate, would slowly desert starting from this date, with some joining and fighting alongside of Viet Minh and Pathet Lao. ww2dbase [Hisaichi Terauchi | Saigon, Cochinchina | CPC]
  • Prince Hiroyasu's position with the Japanese Navy was abolished. ww2dbase [Hiroyasu | CPC]
  • Landing ship No. 153 was decommissioned from service. ww2dbase [No. 101/103-class | CPC]
  • I-504 was removed from the Japanese Navy list. ww2dbase [Luigi Torelli | CPC]
  • I-503 was removed from the Japanese Navy list. ww2dbase [Comandante Cappellini | CPC]
United States

30 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

Did you enjoy this article or find this article helpful? If so, please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this article with your friends:


Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds

Search WW2DB
Famous WW2 Quote
"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

Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!