The British Royal Air Force (RAF) bombers carried out a night raid on Turin which
was the heaviest yet made on Italy.
North Africa. Field Marshal Erwin
mechanised columns driven back by Allied advanced elements in Tunisia.
The British Royal Air Force (RAF) and United States of America bombers raided
airfields at Tunis and Bizerta, enemy aircraft bombed Algiers.
Allied troops occupied Benghazi.
In Burma. United States of America
heavy bombers operating from India raided Mandalay.
Twelfth Air Force.
enemy aeroplanes bomb harbour and Maison Blanche airfield at Algiers, destroying
several aircraft at the field.
Ninth Air Force. United States Army Air
Force (USAAF) P-40s patrol over battle area near Bengasi, as that city falls to
British 10 Corps.
Tenth Air Force. 8 United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
heavy bombers bomb marshalling yard at Mandalay as India Air Task Force (IATF)
B-24 Liberator heavy bombers, commanded by Colonel Conrad F Necrason, intensify
their campaign against Burma and Thailand.
Eleventh Air Force. Reconnaissance
aircraft over Kiska draws heavy antiaircraft fire from Gertrude Cove.
Go To: 21st November
Edited by Sir John Hamilton
The War Illustrated.
by Sir John Hamilton
2194 Days Of War.
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