A powerful force of British Royal Air Force bombers raiding Düsseldorf made
the heaviest attack yet made on a moonless night.
Russian Front. Three
more places West of Stalingrad evacuated by Russians. Street battles took place
in Novorossisk between the Wehrmacht forces and the Russian defenders.
In Africa. Our mobile columns and artillery engaged Erwin
panzers tanks West of, Hemeimat.
In the Indian Ocean. British
troops began further military operations in Madagascar, making widespread landings
on the west coast.
In Australasia. Fighting in New Guinea took a graver
turn as the Japanese forces outflanked our positions in the gap in the Owen Stanley
Eleventh Air Force. Weather, photo reconnaissance, and patrol
missions are flown during morning over Tanaga, Nazan Bay, Adak, and Amchitka.
Poor weather is encountered at Kiska, Attu, and Agattu. M261
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Edited by Sir John Hamilton
The War Illustrated.
by Sir John Hamilton
2194 Days Of War.
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