On This Day…November 3rd.
G.I’s at Battle of Đắk Tô, Vietnam, November, 1967.
On November 3rd, 1942 eighteen thousand Jews were shot dead in Majdanek, Poland. Rounded up in groups of 100 they were lined up beside trenches and murdered. It seems hard to believe, then you may remember and wonder over what happened last week in Pittsburgh.
This next photo is Flight Officer Cliff Horncastle in his P-40. Shortly after this photo was taken, he was killed in a crash on takeoff at Tangmere, South East England, on November 3, 1942. Rest easy.
The HMS Sceptre on return to the Holy Loch, Scotland, Nov 3rd, after patrolling Norwegian waters in the North Atlantic.
The ‘Yank’ magazine cover, November 3rd, 1944.
A Greek soldier poses on the ruins of an Italian tankette (Carro Veloce – cv33) at the Battle of Elaia-Kalamas, Greece, November 3rd, 1940.