Today in World War II History—November 18, 1940 & 1945
80 Years Ago—Nov. 18, 1940: Greeks force Italians back into Albania in the first Axis land defeat of the war.
First time a U-boat is located by airborne radar—by an RAF Sunderland flying boat.
75 Years Ago—Nov. 18, 1945: Gen. Dwight Eisenhower replaces Gen. George Marshall as US Army Chief of Staff.
Dictator António de Oliveira Salazar is reelected Prime Minister of Portugal.