18 June 1944

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War at Sea

German submarine U-441 sunk with all hands off Brest

German submarine U-767 sunk off Guernsey

Eastern Front

Soviet troops break through the Mannerheim Line

Italy

8th Army takes Assisi

5th Army takes Radicofani

Western Front

US troops reach the western coast of the Cotentin Peninsula, cutting of the German garrison of Cherbourg

Pacific

US Marines capture Aslito airfield (Saipan)


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 18 June 1944, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1944_06_18.html
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