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This Day In History: 1942-10-07

A salvo from a Katjoesja (Katyusha) rocket destroys a Nazi battalion in Stalingrad, Russia.  The last camouflaged German auxiliary Cruiser Komet leaves Flushing (Netherlands).  Maxwell Anderson’s “Eve of St Mark” premieres in NYC.   US & UK governments announce the establishment of United Nations.  Yvon Robert beats Bill Longson in Montreal to become wrestling champion.

 

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