1945Youngest Female Concentration Camp Guard Executed
1862Battle of Fredericksburg Ends
1916Austrian Soldiers Killed in Avalanche
1812Napoleon's Army Expelled from Russia
1812Napoleon's Army Expelled from Russia
2000'Texas Seven' Prison Break
1911Explorer Amundsen Reaches South Pole
1799George Washington Dies
This Day in History: Dec. 13

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1937Rape of Nanking Begins
1937Start of Rape of Nanking
1937Japanese Army Unleashes 'Rape of Nanking'
1937Japan Sinks USS Panay
1939World War II: Battle of the River Plate
1917Boys Town Founded
1989Leona Helmsley Sentenced
2003U.S. Troops Capture Saddam Hussein
1899Winston Churchill's Daring Boer Escape
This Day in History: Dec. 12