Today in World War II History

70 Years Ago—Aug. 28, 1940: Luftwaffe makes first night bombing raid over UK—to Liverpool; no damage. RAF bombs Berlin—first time Germans killed by bombing in Berlin; 10 killed.
65 Years Ago—Aug. 28, 1945: First US troops in Japan: 24 C-47 cargo planes land unopposed at Atsugi Field outside Tokyo to establish air base.