Today in World War II History—Aug. 7, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—Aug. 7, 1940: Germany annexes Alsace and Lorraine in France.
75 Years Ago—Aug. 7, 1945: Japanese first fly Nakajima J9Y Kikka jet fighter, essentially a copy of the German Messerschmitt Me 262.
Marshal Tito bans return of King Peter to Yugoslavia.