Today in World War II History—March 20, 1942
Sunday, March 20, 2022 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Mar. 20, 1942: Nazis first use gas chambers to murder Jews at Auschwitz concentration camp.
In Australia, Gen. Douglas MacArthur makes “I shall return” speech, promising to return to the Philippines.
In Nazi-occupied Copenhagen, the Danish government dismisses their ambassador to Britain, Count Eduard Reventlow, for siding with the Free Danes.