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Diary June 18, 1941


Robert Watson-Watt
Robert Watson-Watt, the lead developer of the first working radar, together with his wife.
Diary for Wednesday, June 18, 1941:

Secret War

British radar development, under Watson-Watt, is revealed in the Press as ‘Detection of Enemy Aircraft by Ether Waves’.

Politics

German-Turkish non-aggression pact.

Neutrals

USA: Joe Louis defends World Heavyweight Boxing title, knocking out Billy Conn in 13th round.

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