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Today in World War II History—Oct. 28, 1942

RAF No. 223 Squadron Martin Baltimore bombing German landing ground at El Daba, Egypt, Second Battle of El Alamein, 1942 (Imperial War Museum)

RAF No. 223 Squadron Martin Baltimore bombing German landing ground at El Daba, Egypt, Second Battle of El Alamein, 1942 (Imperial War Museum)

75 Years Ago—Oct. 28, 1942: At El Alamein in Egypt, German troops under Rommel form up for counterattack, which is broken up by Allied air attack.