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Romania WW2 Timeline

Authored By Dan Alex | Last Updated: 1/3/2015

Romania began the war as a neutral party before joining the Axis powers on November 23, 1940.


There are a total of 3 WW2 Romanian Timeline Events. Entries are listed below by date of occurrence ascending and are gathered from the overall SwwH site database as they relate to their particular series events.

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September 18th

The Polish government flees to Romania and is held. A government-in-exile is hastily arranged.

September 21st

Romanian Prime Minister Armand Calinescu is assassinated by elements of the fascist group "Iron Guard".

April 12th

German forces launching from Romania, Austria, Hungary and Bulgaria along with an Italian contigent from Albania capture and secure the Yugoslavian capital of Belgrade.