Today in World War II History—August 2, 1944
Friday, August 2, 2019 by Sarah Sundin
75 Years Ago—August 2, 1944: Neutral Turkey breaks diplomatic relations with Germany.
US Ninth Air Force stops bombing bridges over the Loire and Seine Rivers in France in order to speed the Allied advance.
Germans liquidate Roma (Gypsy) family camp at Auschwitz, killing 4200.