Today in World War II History—September 15, 1939 & 1944
80 Years Ago—September 15, 1939: Aviator Charles Lindbergh makes his first radio broadcast opposing US involvement in the war.
75 Years Ago—Sept. 15, 1944: US Marine 1st Division land on Peleliu in the Palau Islands in the Pacific.
Allied forces from Operation Dragoon (landings in southern France) are transferred from the Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO) to the European Theater of Operations (ETO).