WWII History

WWII Today in History. On these pages you will find of some of the most important events that shaped World War 2.

World War II Today: July 22

1939 Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini sign “Pact of Steel” forming the Axis powers. 1940 British cipher experts at Bletchley Park break the Luftwaffe Enigma code. Britain officially rejects Hitler’s “peace offer.” Britain establishes Special Operations Executive (SOE) under Hugh Dalton to support resistance groups in Nazi-occupied Europe. The XIX Panzerkorps (Guderian) strikes from Abbeville …

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