Currently set to No Index

Diary October 26, 1940

Focke-Wulf Fw200 Condor
During 1940 and 1941 the Focke-Wulf Fw200 Condor achieved considerable success against Allied merchant shipping in the Atlantic.
Diary for Saturday, October 26, 1940:

Sea War

Atlantic: Liner Empress of Britain (42,300 t) bombed, strafed and set on fire by Focke-Wulf Condor, 150 miles West of Donegal; she is taken in tow. Three U-boats sent in pursuit; U-32 sinks liner October 28.

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Your email address will not be published.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