1941 in Germany

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1941
in
Germany
Decades:
See also: Other events of 1941
List of years in Germany

Events in the year 1941 in Germany.

Incumbents[edit]

National level[edit]

Head of State

Chancellor

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • 3 February — The Nazis forcibly restore Pierre Laval to office in occupied Vichy France.
  • 12 February — Erwin Rommel arrives in Tripoli.
  • 19 February - 22 February — Three Nights' Blitz over Swansea, South Wales: Over these 3 nights of intensive bombing, which last a total of 13 hours and 48 minutes, Swansea's town centre is almost completely obliterated by the 896 high explosive bombs employed by the Luftwaffe. 230 deaths and 397 casualties reported.

March[edit]

  • 24 March — Rommel launches his first offensive in Cyrenaica.

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

  • 14 June — All German and Italian assets in the United States are frozen.
  • 16 June — All German and Italian consulates in the United States are ordered closed and their staffs to leave the country by 10 July.
  • 22 June — Germany invades the Soviet Union under Operation Barbarossa.

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Muggenthaler, August Karl (1977). German Raiders of WWII. Prentice-Hall. pp. 186–91. ISBN 0-13-354027-8. 
  3. ^ Muggenthaler, August Karl (1977). German Raiders of WWII. Prentice-Hall. p. 114. ISBN 0-13-354027-8.