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Today in World War II History—July 24, 1944

US Marines landing on Tinian, 24 July 1944 (US Marine Corps)

US Marines landing on Tinian, 24 July 1944 (US Marine Corps)

75 Years Ago—July 24, 1944: Soviets liberate first Nazi German concentration camp, at Majdenek near Lublin, Poland.

US Marines land on Tinian in the Marianas.