Today in World War II History—Jan. 22, 1943
75 Years Ago—Jan. 22, 1943: Soviets begin final drive in Stalingrad.
Australian and American forces end organized Japanese resistance in Papua New Guinea, the first Japanese land defeat.
In the old quarter of Marseille, France, Nazis begin removing 40,000 residents to prevent partisan activity, rounding up Jewish residents, and looting; 1400 buildings will be destroyed in February.