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.» 7 Sep 1944: Romania declared war on Hungary.
» 9 May 1945: The 20,000-strong German garrison in the Greek islands surrendered.
» 2 Aug 1940: Lord Beaverbrook was appointed to the British War Cabinet. Read More
» 4 Apr 1944: Charles De Gaulle was appointed head of Free French military forces. Read More
» 10 Aug 1942: Troops of the German 6.Armee crossed the Don River in southern Russia, reaching the suburbs of Stalingrad.
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