Fighting continued at Anzio beachhead. German 14th Army began its retreat.
Poles captured Piedimonte, and broke through the Singer Line. Allied troops captured Cisterna.
The US 5th Army, having broken the barrier enclosing the beachhead, began their advance towards
Valmontone, and at the same time were poised to cut off and capture the German 10th Army. However,
Allied orders were that they change direction and head for Rome.
As the US 88th Division was entering Rome, the last German units evacuated without a fight.
Allied celebration commenced on Capitoline Hill.
Normandy invasion began.
The II Polish Corps captured Ancona.
The II Polish Corps captured Bologna.