14 July 1943

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War in the Air

Eighth Air Force Heavy Bomber Mission No. 73: 116 aircraft sent to attack aircraft factory at Villacoublay, 84 to attack airfield at Le Bourget and 64 to attack airfield at Amiens. Eight aircraft lost.

War at Sea

German submarine U-160 sunk with all hands off the Azores

Italy

Axis counterattack on Sicily is defeated

Pacific

American troops capture Laiana Beach, half way between their landing beach and Munda (New Georgia).


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 14 July 1943, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1943_07_14.html
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