Today in World War II History—November 27, 1942
80 Years Ago—Nov. 27, 1942: Germans occupy Toulon, France.
French scuttle fleet in Toulon so warships won’t fall into German hands—77 ships are destroyed.
Goodrich produces its first bale of synthetic rubber in the US rubber program.
US Army introduces K ration, with three meal packages for breakfast, dinner, and supper.