Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
January 13, 1942
Today in World War II Pacific History
Day by day chronology

TUESDAY, 13 JANUARY 1942

SOUTHWEST PACIFIC (Far East Air Force): The air echelons of the 9th and 11th Bombardment Squadrons (Heavy), 7th Bombardment Group (Heavy), arrive at Singosari from the US with B-17's; the air echelon of the 22d Bombardment Squadron arrives at Singosari from the Territory of Hawaii. The ground echelons are at Brisbane.

USN: PT-68 is assigned to Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron 4 (MTBS-4) at the Motor Torpedo Boat Squadrons Training Center at Melville, Rhode Island.

US: The Arnold-Portal agreement specifies the number of aircraft the United States will provide to Britain, while the U. S. Army Air Forces plans a massive expansion to 115 groups.



  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
 
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram