Diary September 8, 1942

British MGBs (motor gun boats).
British MGBs (motor gun boats).
WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, September 8, 1942:

Sea War

Channel: British MGBs engage German coastal convoys off Cherbourg and in Straits of Dover. German shore batteries open fire at Cherbourg.

Home Fronts

USA – Roosevelt declares in one of his broadcast Fireside Chats: ‘This is the toughest war of all time.’ But, he adds, Americans are tough enough to meet this unprecedented challenge and the decision has already been taken to launch a great offensive (i.e., Operation Torch).

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