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Today in World War II History—July 4, 1943

Gen. Wladyslaw Sikorski, 1942 (Library of Congress)

Gen. Wladyslaw Sikorski, 1942 (Library of Congress)

75 Years Ago—July 4, 1943: Gen. Wladyslaw Sikorski, leader of Polish government-in-exile and commander of Polish forces, dies in a plane crash at Gibraltar.

First residents move into secret city of Oak Ridge TN, built for Manhattan Project workers.