Flight nurses in training at Bowman Field, Kentucky
70 Years Ago—Feb. 18,
1943: Nazis arrest the
ringleaders of the White Rose resistance group at the University of Munich. Madame Chiang Kai-shek addresses
joint session of Congress, the first woman and the first Chinese to do so.
First class of 39 flight nurses graduates at Bowman Field, Kentucky. A B-29
Superfortress bomber crashes in test flight into a meat-packing plant in
Seattle, 33 killed.