October 22, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 1st ships of invasion fleet for Oran (Algeria) leave Scotland
  • US gens Clark & Lemnitzer & French gen Mast meet secretly in Algeria

Deaths in History

  • Gustave "Staff" de Clercq, leader Flemish Nationally Covenant, dies
  • Sybren Tulip, NSBer/supt of police in Amsterdam (1941-42), dies