War Diary September 15, 1939
WW2 War Diary for Friday, September 15, 1939:
Photo from this day taken at Nowe Brudno, a northern suburb of Warsaw. About 1500 m in front of the bombed houses runs the first line of defense.
Germans surround Warsaw and occupy Galician oilfields (southeast Poland).
Atlantic: First British trans-Atlantic convoy sails from Kingston, Jamaica.
Rumania: Government to grant asylum to Polish civilian refugees. Military personnel to be disarmed and interned.
Germany: Germans broadcast interviews with British and NZ airmen captured during Wilhelmshaven raid (see September 4, 1939).