Today in WW II: 10 Jun 1940 Mussolini's fascist Italy declares war on Britain and France, invading through the Riviera with 400,000 troops. More 
10 Jun 1940 Norway surrenders to Germany.
10 Jun 1942 Operation Blue: German Summer Offensive in the Ukraine begins, with Soviet oil reserves in the Caucasus region as the objective [10 June-14 Sep].
10 Jun 1944 With no reason given, German soldiers kill 642 men, women and children in the Oradour-sur-Glane Massacre in France.
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International K8.  Scan: Courtesy of Richard Notton from Bart Vanderveen's Observer's Fighting Vehicle Directory, WW II
Scan: Courtesy of Richard Notton from Bart Vanderveen's "Observer's Fighting Vehicle Directory, WW II."

International KR8.   Scan: Courtesy of Richard Notton from Bart Vanderveen's Observer's Fighting Vehicle Directory, WW II
Scan: Courtesy of Richard Notton from Bart Vanderveen's "Observer's Fighting Vehicle Directory, WW II."



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