Today in World War II History—August 21, 1942
Sunday, August 21, 2022 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Aug. 21, 1942: Japanese attack on Guadalcanal at the Ilu (Tenaru) River, but are soundly defeated by US Marines.
In Hartford, CT, five German spies are convicted of espionage, including Gerhard Kunze, the former leader of the German-American Bund (an American Nazi group).