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Diary April 12, 1940

German troops escort
A German troops escort on the march to Norway.
Diary for Friday, April 12, 1940:

Air War

90 RAF bombers, despatched to Stavanger area to attack German battlecruisers Gneisenau and Scharnhorst, fail to make contact.


Danish Government of Faeroe Islands agrees to accept British protection (troops land April 13).

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