Mediterranean:B-25 Mitchell bombers and Beaufighters attack convoys north of Crete (October 19 and 20). German prison ship Sinfra sunk (566 men rescued).
Britain: London Protocol signed; Britain, USA and Canada to step up supplies to Soviets. USSR – SECOND MOSCOW CONFERENCE (October 19-November 1): war criminals to be punished. Declaration on post-war status of Italy, Austria and China.