Today in World War II History—June 9, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—June 9, 1940: Norway officially surrenders to Germany.
French government begins to evacuate from Paris to Tours, as Germans take Rouen, Dieppe, Compiègne, and Beauvais.
75 Years Ago—June 9, 1945: Yugoslav partisans agree to withdraw from Austria and from Trieste, Italy.
On Luzon, US Sixth Army takes Bagabag, sealing off Japanese in the Cagayan Valley.
Los Angeles holds a parade for Generals George Patton and Jimmy Doolittle.