World War 2 History and events that happened in January

World War II Today: January 18

1940 British begin seizure and censorship of air mail passing through Bermuda. The Battle of Kunlun Pass ended with the Chinese holding the pass. 1941 The Greeks complete the Capture of Klisura Pass. The British complete Operation Excess with all convoyed freighters reaching their destinations. However, the light cruiser HMS Southampton was bombed and sunk off Malta by the Luftwaffe. Hitler issueds Directive …

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