This Day in History: 1944-12-03
US 5th Armored division occupies Brandenburg, Hurtgenwald, Germany. British order to disarm causes general strike in Greece. Hungarian death march of Jews ends. Anton Mussert puts Arthur Seyss-Inquart’s plan for small Nazi-Europe in motion. The merger of the National Football League (NFL) Chicago Cardinals and the Pittsburgh Steelers was dissolved the day after the season ended. The team was 0-10 for the year. A Civil War breaks out in newly-liberated Greece between communists and royalists. Britain’s Home Guard (‘Dad’s Army’) is officially stood down at a special farewell parade in Hyde Park, London.