1942 - U.S. bombers attacked the Italian mainland for the first time during World War II.
World War II Quotes
"Most of the men are stricken with dysentery...Starvation is taking many lives and it is weakening our already extended lines. We are doomed." Major-General Kensaku Oda (Referring to the state of Japanese troops on Guadalcanal) - January 12, 1943