The British Royal Air Force (RAF) bombers made daylight raids on Osnabrück
and other places in North West Germany. Two hundred British Royal Air Force (RAF)
Spitfires engaged in one sweep over Northern France. Heavy night raid carried
out on Genoa.
In the Mediterranean. The British Admiralty announced
that our Submarines had sunk six enemy vessels.
In Egypt. Remnants of
Panzer army driven west of Fuka mopping up of Italian divisions in
Russian Front. Fierce fighting continued in the area of Stalingrad.
United States Army, Middle East Air Forces (USAMEAF). United States
Army Air Force (USAAF) B-24 Liberator heavy bombers hit harbours of Tobruk and
Bengasi, scoring hits on 2 vessels. Heavy rains delay British pursuit of retreating
enemy in Matruh area.
Fifth Air Force. A single United States Army Air
Force (USAAF) B-25 Mitchell medium bombers attacks destroyer off South tip of
New Ireland. No hits are scored. General MacArthur arrives in Port Moresby, where
Advanced Echelon (ADVON) of General Headquarters opens to direct operation.
Eleventh Air Force. Weather aeroplane is forced back near Kiska.
Go To: 7th November
Edited by Sir John Hamilton
The War Illustrated.
by Sir John Hamilton
2194 Days Of War.
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