Diary January 22, 1942

'ice road' across Lake Ladoga

Evacuation of civilians via the ‘ice road’ across Lake Ladoga.

WW2 War Diary for Thursday, January 22, 1942:

Eastern Front

Siege of Leningrad: Mass evacuation of civilians via the ‘ice road’ across Lake Ladoga; 440,000 taken out, January 22-April 15, 1942.
Russians recapture Uvarovo, 32 km west of Mozhaisk.

North Africa

Rommel recaptures Agedabia.

Air War

Germany: RAF bombers attacking Bremen.

Home Fronts

Britain: Death of W R Sickert, painter and noted eccentric, at Bath; aged 82.

Related Reports:
Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply