Diary January 22, 1942
WW2 War Diary for Thursday, January 22, 1942:
Evacuation of civilians via the ‘ice road’ across Lake Ladoga.
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.
Rommel recaptures Agedabia.
Germany: RAF bombers attacking Bremen.
Britain: Death of W R Sickert, painter and noted eccentric, at Bath; aged 82.