16 Dec 1947

  • The First Auschwitz Trial against 40 former camp staff members, including Arthur Liebehenschel, ended in Kraków, Poland. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]
United States
  • LST-412 was sold to Northern Metals Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for scrapping. ww2dbase [Main Article | CPC]

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Thomas Dodd, late 1945