Diary December 14, 1942

German recon patrol deep in the Sahara

German recon patrol deep in the Sahara (crossing the 23rd Latitude) to search for incoming enemy units from the South.

WW2 War Diary for Monday, December 14, 1942:

Africa

Western Desert: Rommel skilfully evades 8th Army trap at El Agheila (December 14-18).

Pacific

New Guinea: Japanese reinforcements land near Buna.

Politics

Franco-British Agreement on Madagascar: General Legentilhomme appointed High Commissioner.

Home Fronts

Japan: Newspapers Nichi Nichi of Tokyo and Mainichi of Osaka merge as Mainichi Shimbun.

Call of War
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