April 18

Paul Revere & William Dawes warn "the British are coming!"

April 18, 1775

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Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle leads 16 B-25s on bombing raid on Tokyo, Japan

April 18, 1942

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  • Lesson 1: Turning the Tide in the Pacific, 1941–1943
    Lesson Plan / History & Social Studies
    Lesson 1: Turning the Tide in the Pacific, 1941–1943

    In December 1941, Japanese armed forces launched a massive offensive, attacking targets as far East as Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and as far West as Burma. This lesson plan will focus on the overall strategies pursued by the Japanese and the Allies in the initial months of World War II in Asia and the Pacific.