20 Dec 1935
  • Pierre Barjot was named the commanding officer of submarine Bévéziers. ww2dbase [Pierre Barjot | CPC]
France
  • Jean de Lattre de Tassigny was made a Commandeur of the Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur. ww2dbase [Jean de Lattre de Tassigny | 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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"With Germany arming at breakneck speed, England lost in a pacifist dream, France corrupt and torn by dissension, America remote and indifferent... do you not tremble for your children?"

Winston Churchill, 1935