Today in World War II History—March 4, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—March 4, 1940: Kings Canyon National Park is established in California.
75 Years Ago—Mar. 4, 1945: A B-29 Superfortress lands at Iwo Jima, the first of 2400 B-29s to use the airfields for emergency landings.
British Fourteenth Army takes Meiktila, Burma.