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Diary August 8, 1941


Russian peasant and his wife during exercise Shootout.
Future partisans: a Russian peasant and his wife during exercise Shootout.
Diary for Friday, August 8, 1941:

Occupied Territories

Russia: Marshal Timoshenko issues proclamation to all Russians in enemy-occupied areas, urging them to join partisans, carry out Stalin’s scorched-earth policy and ‘wreak merciless vengeance on the enemy …. for the death of your children …’.

Air War

China: 40 Japanese air raids on Chungking (August 8-13).

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