WW2 War Diary for Sunday, October 8, 1939:
Evacuation of the Baltic Germans. 50,000 German-speaking citizens of Latvia are to be ‘repatriated’ to the Reich (first group leaves by sea October 14). Similar repatriation scheme subsequently announced for Estonia (13,000 Germans) and completed November 21.
Finland accepts Soviet invitation to send delegation to Moscow to discuss border disputes (talks held October 12-14 and October 28-November 8).