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Today in World War II History—Feb. 11, 1943

Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 31 Dec 1943 (US National Archives)

Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 31 Dec 1943 (US National Archives)

75 Years Ago—Feb. 11, 1943: Dwight Eisenhower, commander of US North African Theater of Operations, is promoted to four-star general.

Soviets take rail junction of Lozovaya, Ukraine.