Netherlands Admiralty announced that a Dutch submarine had sunk two Italian supply
ships in the Mediterranean. Night attacks included a heavy raid on the Baltic
port of Stettin and objectives near Nantes, in France.
The Wehrmacht claimed the capture of Kiev and announced that the armies of Gerd
had joined forces beyond that city. The Wehrmacht claimed to have
reached Poltava, 85 miles from Kharkov.
In Iran, A British column occupied
the inner suburbs of Teheran. Other British troops occupied the Skoda machine
gun factory east of the city.
Luftwaffe bombs dropped in the Thames
Estuary area during a daylight raid. M321
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