Today in World War II History—January 28, 1943
Saturday, January 28, 2023 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Jan. 28, 1943: Japanese attempt final drive for Port Moresby, New Guinea.
US military begins accepting Nisei volunteers and announces formation of Japanese-American combat units.
Germany orders registration of men ages 16-65 and women ages 17-45 for war work; most luxury and consumer industries are shut down.