Today in World War II History—Nov. 7, 1943 POSTED: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by Sarah Sundin Lt. Pauline Curry & Tech. Sgt. Lewis Marker, 803rd MAETS, check a patient on a flight over India (US Air Force photo) 75 Years Ago—Nov. 7, 1943: US 803rd Medical Air Evacuation Transport Squadron arrives at Chabua, India, and flies its first air evacuation mission. Release of wartime short film Beyond the Line of Duty, narrated by Ronald Reagan.