Today in World War II History—Feb. 14, 1943 POSTED: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by Sarah Sundin US 37-mm antitank gun crew waits for the German column through Faïd Pass, Tunisia, 14 February 1943 (US Army Center of Military History) 75 Years Ago—Feb. 14, 1943: Germans launch offensive in Tunisia through Faïd & Maïzila Passes, overpower US troops, and take Sidi bou Zid. British & Indian Chindits cross Chindwin River into Burma to raid Japanese supply lines. One Response to “Today in World War II History—Feb. 14, 1943” Kathryn Voss Feb. 14, 2018 I love the history!!! And I agree with Kristy. Coffee is the best!!!