Today in World War II History—November 17, 1939 & 1944
Sunday, November 17, 2019 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—November 17, 1939: After uprising in Prague, Germans close Czechoslovakian universities, execute 9 students, and send 1200 to concentration camps.
Movie premiere of Another Thin Man, starring William Powell, Myrna Loy, and Asta.
75 Years Ago—Nov. 17, 1944: US submarine Spadefish sinks Japanese escort carrier Shinyo in the Yellow Sea, only 130/1160 survive.
Wow, that’s quite the battle flag.
I thought so too!