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Diary April 11, 1940

HMS Spearfish
The British sub ‘HMS Spearfish’.
Diary for Thursday, April 11, 1940:

Sea War

The British S class submarine Spearfish cripples pocket-battleship Lützow, south of Oslo (night April 10-11).


General Ruge appointed CinC Norwegian Army, in place of Maj-Gen. Laake.

Air War

6 Wellington bombers (1 lost) attack StavangerSola airfield (first British day-light raid on continental target).

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