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Today in World War II History—January 18, 1940 & 1945

US troops on hill overlooking Damortis-Rosario Road on Luzon (US Army Center of Military History)

US troops on hill overlooking Damortis-Rosario Road on Luzon (US Army Center of Military History)

80 Years Ago—January 18, 1940: British begin seizure and censorship of air mail passing through Bermuda.

75 Years Ago—Jan. 18, 1945: On Luzon in the Philippines, the US Sixth Army drives south from Lingayen Gulf toward Manila.