Today in World War II History—December 22, 1941
80 Years Ago—Dec. 22, 1941: Arcadia Conference begins in Washington, DC: Britain and US agree to “Germany First” plan.
Japanese make main landings at Lingayen Gulf on Luzon, and advance toward Manila.
First American troops arrive in Australia.
US expands draft: all men 18-65 must register, all men 20-44 are liable for conscription.