03/04 – Operation Claymore

The "Lofoten Islands" map in Battlefield V, a rendering of the infamous Allied operation that took place in 1941. (Video Games Chronicle) On this day in 1941, a contingent of 550 Allied commandos landed on the Lofoten Islands on Norway's icy northern coast. Their mission - codenamed Operation Claymore - was to destroy Nazi German…

03/03 – The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

Troops on the Eastern Front during a gas attack. The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk ended the fighting there after years of brutal, mobile combat. (Reddit) On this day in 1918, Russia and the Central Powers signed the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk, a territorial agreement that closed WWI's Eastern Front and brought an end to hostilities there. Signed…