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Japan Fire Bombed Oxnard During WWII

Japan Fire Bombed Oxnard During WWII

Column By John Jay Sometime in February 1945, a fire bomb was dropped on Oxnard after traveling thousands of miles from Japan on a giant balloon (called a Fu Go bomb). Saticoy also got one around the same time, in January of 1945. This information came from an extremely interesting article in the WWII Quarterly magazine (summer 2020 issue), […]