Diary February 26, 1943

Tiger tanks in Africa

In the attack on Medjez Tiger tanks are used for the first time in Africa.

WW2 War Diary for Friday, February 26, 1943:

Africa

Tunisia – Operation Ochsenkopf (‘Oxhead’): Germans launch multi-pronged counter-offensive and attempt to encircle Medjez.

Sea War

Channel: German E-boats attack convoy in Lyme Bay (South England).

Air War

Germany: 278 RAF bombers attacking Nuremberg and dropping 749t of bombs.

Call of War
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