Diary February 10, 1942
WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, February 10, 1942:
‘Hitler, the Liberator’ – poster in an occupied Russian city.
Russia: Only 702 of 30,000 Jews in Dnepropetrovsk (Ukraine) have escaped repeated SS massacres.
Atlantic: Churchill offers to transfer immediately to US Navy 34 anti-submarine vessels and trained crews (first arrives New York early March).
Southeast Asia: Last RAF fighters withdrawn from Singapore to Sumatra.
Britain: Pacific War Council (UK, Australia, NZ and Netherlands) meets in London.