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Today in World War II History—May 31, 1941

British troops looking at Baghdad, 11 June 1941 (Imperial War Museum E 3464)

British troops looking at Baghdad, 11 June 1941 (Imperial War Museum E 3464)

80 Years Ago—May 31, 1941: Armistice signed between British and Iraqis, removing the pro-Axis Iraqi government.

Luftwaffe accidentally bombs Dublin in neutral Eire (Ireland).

Premiere of Parade magazine.