1943 in the United States

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Events from the year 1943 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

February 19–25: Battle of Kasserine Pass

March[edit]

April[edit]

April 13: Jefferson Memorial dedicated

May[edit]

May 17: The Memphis Belle completes its 25th mission

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

August 16: The USS Intrepid is commissioned

September[edit]

  • 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[edit]

November[edit]

November 22: Cairo Conference
November 28: Tehran Conference

December[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]