9 December 1943

December 1943

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Italy

Italian troops are now in the Allied front line

Pacific

Torokina airfield on Bougainville becomes operational. The rapid speed with which the Americans can open airfields on captured islands plays a major role in their victory in the Pacific

Eastern Front

Soviet troops capture the rail junction at Znamenka


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 9 December 1943 , http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1943_12_09.html
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