Diary November 3, 1944
War Diary for Friday, November 3, 1944:
Digging of anti-tank ditches on the German borders by the population in November.
Canadians cross from Beveland to join British on Walcheren. US 1st Army captures Schmidt, near Aachen (Germans recapture it next day).
Lt.-Gen. McCreery replaces Lt.-Gen. Leese as GOC British 8th Army.