Diary October 13, 1942

Japanese Ki-21 'Sally' bomber
Japanese Ki-21 ‘Sally’ bomber hug the trees of the jungle.
WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, October 13, 1942:


Solomons: Japanese artillery and bombers pound Henderson Field on Guadalcanal.

Sea War

Atlantic: German disguised raider Komet attempts to break out into Atlantic from Le Havre, under heavy escort (night October 13-14), but is sunk with all hands by British MTB 326.
Pacific: Japanese fast battleships Hiyei and Kirishima bombard Henderson Field (night October 13-14).

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