Wehrmacht History 1935 to 1945


Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

26th October 1939

WWII Timeline

Events On This Day

The British air ministry announced that it was now known that at least seven out of 12 Luftwaffe aircraft failed to return to their base after last Saturday's attack on British convoy in the North sea.

There were minor encounters between contact units and artillery action on both sides at various points on the Western front.

Southern Rhodesia Air Force (SRAF) offered to maintain three air squadrons in the field on any front.

The British Admiralty announced that the wreck of a German submarine containing more than 50 dead had been washed up on the Goodwin Sands.

Murmansk Marine authorities ordered the release and the immediate departure of the United States vessel City of Flint, brought in by a German prize crew on Tuesday.

Russian government replied to British governments letters on 6-11 September 1939 on questions of war contraband, declining to recognize the validity of the British contraband list or the British governments right to inspect and detain Russian merchant ships.

It was officially confirmed in Berlin, that Adolf Hitler intended to bring back all German minorities from all countries.

An Austrian Freedom radio station began sending out anti-Nazi broadcasts.

Hans Frank becomes Governor General, of occupied Poland with his capital at Krakow.

Go To: 27th October
We spent five days in the Deutschland


City of Flint picture 1

Leave a Comment




CAPTCHA Image Audio Version Refresh


The Second Great War.
Edited by Sir John Hamilton

The War Illustrated.
Edited by Sir John Hamilton

2194 Days Of War.
ISBN-10: 086136614X

For a complete list of sources
WWII News articles from around the world

Sponsored Links

WWII Timeline
World War Two Timeline, detailing every event, day by day from 1935 through to 1945.
WWII Timeline

Support This Site
There are many ways to help support this site if you would like more information
Click Here

Join Our Newsletter
To receive the latest news on Book Reviews, Movies and site updates join my free Newsletter

Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Bookmark & Share
Please bookmark this site and tell your friends!
Bookmark and Share

This website is NOT meant to promote Nazism, the politics of Adolf Hitler, or any other political ideology. It deals with the subject of German military during a particular period of history nothing else.

©Wehrmacht History

Reliable Web Hosting