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On this day
22 June

1940 — France signed an armistice with Germany

1941 — Operation BARBAROSSA, the codename for the German invasion of Russia, began, leading to the greatest clash of arms in history

1945 — Australian troops occupied BEAUFORT, Borneo, in the continuing push to clear Japanese from the island

1945 — Japanese resistance on the island of TARAKAN ceased