Today in World War II History—February 25, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—February 25, 1940: First Royal Canadian Air Force squadron arrives in Britain.
75 Years Ago—Feb. 25, 1945: US Fifth Fleet carrier aircraft and B-29 bombers strike Tokyo in a devastating raid.
US M26 Pershing tanks are first used in combat in Europe.
Turkey breaks neutrality and declares war on Germany and Japan.