Diary August 22, 1944
WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, August 22, 1944:
M4 Sherman tanks of the British 8th Army in August in Italy on the rise to the north.
Americans capture Sens, southeast of Paris.
Polish and Italian Co-Belligerent forces of British Eight Army reach Metauro river, 48 km south of Rimini.
FFI now control all public buildings in Paris.
British escort carrier Nabob torpedoed by U-boat U-354 off north Norway. Her Avenger planes take off from sloping deck and prevent U-354 from delivering coup de grace (Nabob towed to safety).