70 Years Ago—Mar. 6,
1943: Maj. Gen. George
Patton replaces Maj. Gen. Lloyd Fredendall over US forces in Tunisia. Rommel
launches last offensive, at Médenine, Tunisia, but Montgomery repulses. WAVEs
change regulations to allow women to marry Navy men after training complete.
Norman Rockwell’s “Freedom from Want” appears in Saturday Evening Post.