Today in World War II History—December 4, 1940 & 1945
US Navy Grumman F4F-3/3A Wildcats from aircraft carrier USS Yorktown, 1941 (US Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation)
80 Years Ago—Dec. 4, 1940: F4F-3 Wildcat fighter enters service with US Navy.
75 Years Ago—Dec. 4, 1945: US Senate approves full US participation in the United Nations.