15 March 1943

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Eastern Front

Battle of Kharkov: Manstein recaptures Kharkov, defeating much larger Soviet forces. Soviets forced to retreat back to the Northern Donets river.

War at Sea

German submarine U-653 sunk with all hands in the North Atlantic

American naval forces in the South Pacific become the 3rd Fleet under Admiral William "Bull" Halsey


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 15 March 1943, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1943_03_15.html

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