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1 Jan 1919
  • Tunku Osman was born. ww2dbase [Tunku Osman | CPC]
  • Robert Saundby was awarded the Air Force Cross. ww2dbase [Robert Saundby | CPC]
  • Karl Wiligut retired from military service. ww2dbase [Karl Wiligut | CPC]
  • The VO, or Military Department, the Soviet military intelligence service, was renamed OO, or Special Department. ww2dbase [CPC]
United Kingdom
  • Richard Saul was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. ww2dbase [Richard Saul | 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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"The raising of that flag on Suribachi means a Marine Corps for the next 500 years."

James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy, 23 Feb 1945