December 31, 1944 – Hungary declares war on Germany

December 31, 1944 – Hungary declares war on Germany

On this day, the provisional government of Hungary officially declares war on Germany, bringing an end to Hungary’s cooperation—sometimes free, sometimes coerced—with the Axis power.

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December 30, 1941– Churchill speaks in Ottawa

December 30, 1941– Churchill speaks in Ottawa

In Ottawa, on December 30, 1941, Churchill delivers his famous ‘Some Chicken! Some Neck!’ speech to the Senate and House of Commons to help strengthen wartime commitment.

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