Wehrmacht History 1935 to 1945


Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

27th February 1941

WWII Timeline

Events On This Day

The British announced that a Heinkel He 111 was hit by small naval units in North Sea.

The war against Italy, Cairo announced that t advanced elements of British mechanised forces had driven back Wehrmacht armoured units west of Agheila, Libya.

In Eritrea British forces had occupied Kelemit, 30 miles north of Keren.

The British Royal Air Force (RAF) bombed Keren area and targets at Assab.

Many daylight attacks made by Luftwaffe aircraft, chiefly along East Coast, causing considerable damage and some casualties. No night raids.

The Greek War, Athens reported lively artillery action in certain areas.

The British Royal Air Force (RAF) attacked aerodrome at Valona and shot down seven Italian aircraft. Greek antiaircraft fire destroyed two more.

Go To: 28th February


Heinkel He 111

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