Today in World War II History—July 27, 1942
Capt. TI Gellibrand and Lt. JT Cook of the Australian 24th Infantry Brigade HQ, and Lt. ET Pearce near El Alamein, Egypt, 19 Jul 1942 (Australian War Memorial)
75 Years Ago—July 27, 1942: British press attack at El Alamein, but fail to make gains against Germans.
Australian Women’s Land Army formed for agricultural workers.