Diary September 9, 1942

Westland Whirlwind

Only 112 of the two-engineed fighters Westland Whirlwind were built and used as fighter-bombers by the No 263 and No 137 squadrons.

WW2 War Diary for Wednesday, September 9, 1942:

Air War

Western Europe: ‘Whirlibombers’ (Whirlwind 2-engined fighter-bombers) sink 2 German armed trawlers near Alderney Island.

Occupied Territories

France: Germans introduce military conscription in Alsace-Lorraine.

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