NEWS FROM THE FRONT
No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do.
7th September, 1941 :Violent shelling and bombing of Leningrad. Delayed action mines are also dropped and cause many deaths, but the greatest problem for the defenders is how to feed three million people.
The US merchant ship Steel Seafarer is sunk by German aircraft in the Gulf of Suez.
Heaviest air raid on Berlin to date. Two-hour attack by strong RAF bomber force, including four-engined Stirlings and Halifaxes. Attack was made on anniversary of the first German mass attack on London.