Diary May 15, 1943

German Rifle unit on anti-partisan operation

German Rifle unit on anti-partisan operation in Yugoslavia.

WW2 War Diary for Saturday, May 15, 1943:

Occupied Territories

Yugoslavia: Fifth Axis Offensive against Tito’s Partisans (May 15-June 15). Germans, Bulgarians and Croats participate, supported by Luftwaffe.
Tunisia: Pro-Axis Bey of Tunis deposed.

Air War

Britain: Night raid on Sunderland.

Sea War

Caribbean: Cuban sub-chaser CS.13 and an US aircraft sink U-boat U 176 off Havana.


USSR: Government dissolves the Comintern (Communist International established in 1919).

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