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Today in World War II History—Feb. 22, 1942

Air Marshal Sir Arthur Harris, 1943 (National Archives, United Kingdom)

Air Marshal Sir Arthur Harris, 1943 (National Archives, United Kingdom)

75 Years Ago—Feb. 22, 1942: Air Marshal Sir Arthur “Bomber” Harris takes command of RAF Bomber Command.

President Roosevelt orders Gen. Douglas MacArthur to leave Bataan for Australia.

New car sales end in the US.