4 Dec 1939
  • En route to Basis Nord in northern Russia, U-36 was sunk by British submarine HMS Salmon with the loss of all hands. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
  • King George VI arrived in France to inspect British Army and RAF units and to view the French Maginot Line. ww2dbase [Main Article | Facility | AC]
French Morocco
  • Lorraine departed Casablanca, French Morocco. 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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