1944

March 19, 1944:
German troups occupy Hungaria. Deportation of 440.000 Hungarian Jews to Auschwitz.

June 6, 1944:
Landing of Allied troups in Normandy (D-day).

July 20, 1944:
Attempted assassination of Hitler by Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg.

July 23, 1944:
Liberation of Majdanek concentration camp.

September 11, 1944:
American forces reach the border of the German Empire.

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