WW2 War Diary for Sunday, March 7, 1943:
Around this date Wingate’s Chindit’s are blowing up railway bridges of the rail link between Mandalay and Indwa behind the Japanese lines in Burma. But total losses of 1/3 during this operation were too high.
Central Sector: Germans retreating towards Vyazma.
North Sea: Night engagement near ‘Sunk’ Lightship between German E-boats and British MGBs (motor gun boats); 2 German boats collide (1 sunk by shellfire).