Diary December 12, 1940

He 111 about to take off for a night mission

An Heinkel He 111 about to take off for a night mission against Britain.

Diary for Thursday, December 12, 1940:

Air War

Britain: 336 bombers sent to Sheffield (night December 12-13): many streets blocked by debris and wrecked tramcars. Follow-up raid by 94 planes 3 nights later.

Politics

Death of Lord Lothian, British Ambassador to USA, aged 58.
Yugoslav-Hungarian Friendship Pact signed.

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