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Today in World War II History—April 1, 1942

US poster, WWII

US poster, WWII

80 Years Ago—Apr. 1, 1942: Japanese land at Hollandia and Sorong in Dutch New Guinea.

US begins “bucket brigade” partial convoys on East Coast—cargo ships sail close to shore in daylight, stay in ports overnight, escorted by whatever warships are on hand.

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