June 21st, 1942
World War II: A Japanese submarine surfaces near the Columbia River in Oregon, firing 17 shells at nearby Fort Stevens in one of only a handful of attacks by the Japanese against the United States mainland. event on June 21, 1942.
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Events around June 21, 1942
|June 23rd, 1942||Event||World War II: The first selections for the gas chamber at Auschwitz take place on a train load of Jews from Paris.|