War Diary October 10, 1944

Tank battle at Debrecen

German and Hungarian armor counter-attacking at the tank battle of Debrecen. Right a Hungarian Turan I, left a German Panzer IV G.

WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, October 10, 1944:

Russian Front

Big tank battle at Debrecen, southeast Hungary: Germans are pushed back but then counter-attack and destroy 3 Russian corps.
BATTLE OF RIGA (October 10-13): city captured by 2nd and 3rd Byelorussian Fronts.

Western Front

24-hour ultimatum sent to German garrison of Aachen.

Air War

US Committee of Operations Analysts backs saturation IB attacks on Tokyo and 5 other Japanese cities to cripple Japanese war production.

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