Saturday, June 2, 2018
Air Raid Practice in DeKalb, Illinois, in 1943
From the May 30, 2018, MidWeek (DeKalb County, Illinois) "Looking Back."
1943, 75 Years Ago.
"Emphasizing that Illinois must prepare for around-the-clock bombing, DeKalb Civilian Defense Council members will be routed out of bed at 5:30 o'clock in the morning on May 25.
"This will be the fourth of a series of monthly mobilization exercises that will climax in July under air raid and surprise conditions."
Never Know When Illinois Will be Attacked. --GreGen