Diary October 6, 1940


Italian submarine Tricheco

Italian submarine Tricheco, launched on September 11, 1930 at Monfalcone. She sunk by mistake her sister ship Gemma. She was later sunk also by a submarine – the British HMS Upholder – on March 18, 1942 at 6:30 p.m. near Brindisi, Italy.

Diary for Sunday, October 6, 1940:

Sea War

Mediterranean: Italian submarine Gemma accidentally sunk by sister craft Tricheco.

Air War

Brief lull in night Blitz on London due to bad weather: few HE bombs dropped near the capital.

Call of War

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