Diary for Thursday, April 26, 1945:
Russian and Western Front
Patton crosses Danube in Regensburg sector.
Verona captured by US 5th Army.
Germany: GÖRING DISMISSED for proposing separate peace ‘deal’ with Western Powers. Von Greim appointed last CinC of Luftwaffe.
US 24th Corps attacks Maeda Escarpment (Shuri Line); tanks reach the reverse slope.