ww2dbaseAlthough not an academically trained historian, Tom is very knowledgeable in the field of military history with particular focus in the European War of WW2. His Maps at War professional cartographical services provide original maps for books and publications. He is also working on a division history of 6.SS-Gebirgs Division NORD to be published in the near future.
ww2dbaseTom is a 20-year veteran of the United States military and holds a BS degree in Criminal Justice. He currently works in law enforcement as a deputy sheriff in Michigan, United States.
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Timeline ContributionsThomas Houlihan has also contributed 2,243 entries in the WW2 Timeline. A small sample of his timeline contributions is shown below.» 24 Sep 1939: German Einsatzgruppen murdered 800 members of Polish intelligentsia at Bydgoszcz, Poland.
» 13 Dec 1940: Führer Directive 20 was issued to prepare for Operation Marita, the invasion of Greece.
» 29 Sep 1941: The German Einsatzgruppen massacred somewhere between 50,000 and 96,000 Ukrainians, 33,771 of whom Jews, at the Babi Yar ravine outside Kiev.
» 7 May 1945: British Eighth Army entered Austria.
» 27 Mar 1945: American B-29 aircraft mined Kanmon Straits near Shimonoseki, Japan.
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