Today in World War II History—Apr. 12, 1943 POSTED: Thursday, April 12, 2018 by Sarah Sundin US poster, WWII, featuring Norman Rockwell’s “Freedom of Speech” 75 Years Ago—Apr. 12, 1943: US Second War Loan Drive begins, centered around Norman Rockwell’s Four Freedoms posters. Hitler appoints influential Martin Bormann as Secretary to the Führer. 4 Responses to “Today in World War II History—Apr. 12, 1943” Judy Infusino Apr. 12, 2018 I want to thank you so much for taking the time & energy to look up all of this information & sharing it with the rest of us. Sarah Sundin Apr. 12, 2018 You’re welcome! I’m glad you’re enjoying it, Judy! Elinor Florence Apr. 12, 2018 I swear Norman Rockwell was a genius. That face! Sarah Sundin Apr. 12, 2018 I know! I enjoy his work so much.