Diary January 26, 1942

Brewster F2A Buffalo fighter aircrafts

In Malaya, the British, Australians and New Zealanders are still using outdated Brewster F2A Buffalo fighter aircrafts.

WW2 War Diary for Monday, January 26, 1942:

Sea War

Pacific: 68 British aircraft (13 lost) attack Japanese troop convoy off east coast of Malaya. In night January 26-27 destroyers Thanet (British) and Vampire (Australian) attack; Thanet sunk by Japanese warships.
Atlantic: First American troop convoy reaches Northern Ireland (Operation Magnet).

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