9 May 1945

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Germany

The German surrender is ratified in Europe. 9 May becomes V-E day in the Soviet Union

Western Front

German troops isolated on the Channel Islands surrender

Eastern Front

German Army Group North surrenders in Curland

War at Sea

German submarine U-352 scuttled off Cape Hatteras after being attacked

German submarine U-1016 scuttled at Lubeck

German submarine U-3030 scuttled in Eckernforde Bay

German submarine U-2367 scuttled in the Schlei estuary. Later raised and entered the Bundesmarine as Hecht


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 9 May 1945, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1945_05_09.html
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