Today in World War II History—March 10, 1942
80 Years Ago—Mar. 10, 1942: Britain reports that spending for WWII has surpassed spending for WWI.
Japanese land on Bougainville in Solomons and at Finschhafen, New Guinea.
Brazilian police arrest a German spy whose message to Hamburg (intercepted by the FBI) contained sailing information for the Queen Mary, carrying 10,000 US troops.