1943 in the United States

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1943 in the United States
Years: 1940 1941 194219431944 1945 1946

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Events from the year 1943 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

January

February

February 19–25: Battle of Kasserine Pass

March

April

April 13: Jefferson Memorial dedicated

May

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May 17: The Memphis Belle completes its 25th mission

June

July

August

August 16: The USS Intrepid is commissioned

September

  • September 5 – WWII: The 503rd Parachute Regiment under American General Douglas MacArthur lands and occupies Nadzab, just east of the port city of Lae in northeastern Papua New Guinea.
  • September 7 – A fire at the Gulf Hotel in Houston, Texas, kills 55 people.
  • September 8 – United States General Dwight D. Eisenhower publicly announces the surrender of Italy to the Allies.

October

November

November 22: Cairo Conference
November 28: Tehran Conference

December

Ongoing

Births

Deaths

See also

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