Today in World War II History—April 4, 1942
Monday, April 4, 2022 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Apr. 4, 1942: Japanese bombing of Mandalay, Burma, hits a trainload of bombs, 2000 killed.
US War Production Board takes control of supply and distribution of quinine, necessary for prevention and treatment of malaria; US pharmacies are urged to turn in stock over 50 ounces.