The Daily Chronicles of World War II presents stories and historical information on the anniversary of the date they occured. Consequently, our site changes every day as we probe into the intricate details of the events of World War II. We’d like to encourage you to bookmark our site and return daily for these important episodes that still impact our world some 70 years after they happened. For your convenience, we present the last seven days so you can catch up if you happen to miss a day. But after seven days, our stories are archived and they will not be presented again for several years.
All stories run from midnight to midnight Eastern Standard Time (on the East Coast of the United States) and they remain on the home page for only twenty-four hours.
- HITLER, WIFE CREMATED AFTER SUICIDES April 30, 2017
- ANGLO-FRENCH-NORWEGIAN OFFENSIVE LAUNCHED April 29, 2017
- NORMANDY INVASION DRY RUN ENDS TRAGICALLY April 28, 2017
- ITALIAN PARTISANS CAPTURE MUSSOLINI April 27, 2017
- PACIFIC ALLIES LAUNCH OPERATION CARTWHEEL April 26, 2017
- GERMAN NUCLEAR PHYSICS INSTITUTE FALLS TO SOVIETS April 25, 2017
- GERMANY WILL SURRENDER TO WESTERN ALLIES—HIMMLER April 24, 2017
- HITLER BEGS ARMY TO SAVE CAPITAL April 23, 2017