Today in World War II History—January 10, 1942
Monday, January 10, 2022 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Jan. 10, 1942: Japanese make first surrender demand to US forces on the Bataan Peninsula in the Philippines.
Ford Motor Company signs a contract to manufacture jeeps for the US Army.
Actor Mickey Rooney (age 21) marries actress Ava Gardner (age 19); they divorce in 1943.