Diary August 3, 1943

Patton watching a battle

Patton watching a battle of his soldiers.

WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, August 3, 1943:


Sicily: Canadians capture Agira. Patton slaps hospitalized soldier (similar incident on August 10); he later apologizes.

Sea War

Atlantic: 150 US merchant ships transferred to British Merchant Navy.
Mediterranean: Italian human torpedoes hit 3 ships at Gibraltar.

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