Diary September 9, 1941
Diary for Tuesday, September 9, 1941:
View through a German telescope over the Neva on the shipyard and factories of Leningrad. The visible cylindrical containers on this side of the river are oil tanks.
Operation Barbarossa, Siege of Leningrad: Finns halt on northern outskirts of Leningrad (Finnish CinC having refused German demands to assist in the final assault).
Italy: Stirling and Halifax bombers raid Turin (night September 9-10).