Diary January 24, 1943

dead German soldiers Stalingrad

The reality – dead German soldiers, ‘holding the position to the last man and last round’ at Stalingrad.

WW2 War Diary for Sunday, January 24, 1943:

Eastern Front

Stalingrad: Hitler wires Paulus: ‘Surrender is forbidden . . . 6th Army will hold their positions to the last man and the last round . . .’

Sea War

North Sea: Destroyers Mendip and Windsor drive off 16 German E-boats attempting to attack convoy off Lowestoft.

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