Diary December 28, 1943

German infantry from a Luftwaffe unit pass a disabled tank destroyer Elefant

German infantry from a Luftwaffe unit pass a disabled Ferdinand tank destroyer in Italy.

WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, December 28, 1943:

Mediterranean

Italy: Canadian troops capture Ortona (Adriatic coast) after prolonged, savage, house-to-house fighting with German paratroops and Panzer-Grenadiers, supported by tanks concealed inside buildings.

Secret War

Channel Islands: Abortive British Commando raid on Bark.

Supremacy 1914
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