Today in World War II History—November 18, 1942
80 Years Ago—Nov. 18, 1942: In Tunisia, Germans attack Free French troops at Medjez el Bab.
Australians take Popendetta, Papua New Guinea.
First P-38 Lightning victories in the Southwest Pacific: 2 US P-38s shoot down 3 Japanese Zeros over Tonolei Harbor in the Solomons.