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Today in World War II History—June 13, 1941

RAF Armstrong Whitworth Whitley bomber, circa 1940 (United Kingdom government photo)

RAF Armstrong Whitworth Whitley bomber, circa 1940 (United Kingdom government photo)

80 Years Ago—June 13, 1941: An RAF Whitley bomber makes the first of 100,000 supply drops to the French resistance.

Movie premiere of anti-Nazi thriller Man Hunt, starring Walter Pidgeon & Joan Bennett, with child actor Roddy McDowall in his debut role.