Currently set to No Index

Diary May 13, 1943

Von Arnim goes into captivity
Von Arnim, commander of the German troops in Tunisia, goes into captivity.
WW2 War Diary for Thursday, May 13, 1943:

Africa

Tunisia: Surrender of Marshal Messe, commander of Italian 1st Army.

Air War

Germany: RAF night raids by 378 bombers with 1,055t of bombs on Bochum (Ruhr), also Berlin and attempted raid on Skoda Works at Pilsen.

Home Fronts

USA: President Benes (Czech leader) addresses Congress.

close
Subscribe to our newsletter with the latest reports from the war diaries and about World War I & II.

for sharing:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

WW2 Weapons
Scroll to Top