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28 Apr 1937
  • Basque forces, fighting on the side of the Spanish Republicans, surrendered at Durango and Guernica, Spain. ww2dbase [The Spanish Civil War | AC]
United Kingdom
  • The British Royal Navy issued the order for the future battleship HMS Howe. ww2dbase [Howe | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 28 Apr 1937
Joseph Goebbels speaking at the Ordensburg Vogelsang school in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 22-29 Apr 1937

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