Today in World War II History—March 23, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—March 23, 1940: Germany requires car owners to donate batteries and requires church bells to be melted down.
Radio premiere of Truth or Consequences on CBS.
75 Years Ago—March 23, 1945: British Second Army crosses the Rhine at Wesel, Germany.
Soviets reach the Gulf of Danzig between Danzig and Gdynia.