Diary for January 30, 1945
Baltic: WORST SEA DISASTER IN HISTORY. 7,000 refugees drown when Russian Scuka class submarine S-13 sinks liner Wilhelm Gustloff.
Allied forces capture Gambsheim, German bridgehead over the river Rhine, north of Strasbourg.
Germany: Hitler‘s last broadcast: ‘German workers, work! German soldiers, fight! German women, be as fanatical as ever! No nation can do more.’