Today in World War II History—Feb. 12, 1943
75 Years Ago—Feb. 12, 1943: Combat debut of US Marine Corps Vought F4U Corsair fighters: 12 F4Us from Guadalcanal fly raid to Vella Lavella in the Solomon Islands.
Gen. Maximilian von Weichs resigns as commander of German Army Group B (eastern front) due to disagreements with Hitler.