Diary March 4, 1945
Diary for Sunday, March 4, 1945:
A Japanese train in Burma under attack by RAF Beaufighters.
British 14th Army captures Meiktila, south of Mandalay.
US tanks (lst US Army) reach the Rhine north of Cologne.
Pacific: First damaged B-29 Superfortress uses landing field on Iwo Jima.
Germany: 500 USAAF bombers attacking Ulm.
Finland declares war on Germany (unofficial state of hostilities having existed since September 1944).