Today in World War II History—July 12, 1941
80 Years Ago—July 12, 1941: Britain and USSR sign mutual assistance pact, pledging not to seek separate peace.
German Luftwaffe bombs Moscow for the first time.
In Continuation War against the USSR, the Finnish Army of Karelia takes Kokkari and Tolvayärvi.
Jimmy Dorsey’s song “Green Eyes” hits the charts.