Noting significant events of the war as well as honoring The Greatest Generation veterans today.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
April 24, 1945 - Heinrich Himmler offers surrender
Ignoring the orders of Adolf Hitler, Himmler makes a secret surrender offer to the Allies, provided that the Red Army is not involved. The offer is rejected; when Hitler hears of Himmler's betrayal, he orders him shot.