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Diary May 23, 1941


Ju 87B Stuka on a Greek airfield
Flanked by a 1,102lb SC500 bomb, this Ju 87 B Stuka is operating from a Greek airfield.
Diary for Friday, May 23, 1941:

Sea War

Mediterranean: Destroyers Kashmir and Kelly (Lord Louis Mountbatten) sunk by Ju 87 Stukas off Crete. Me 109E fighter-bombers destroy 5 British MTBs in Suda Bay.

Home Front

Britain: Death of Lord Austin, motor pioneer; aged 74.

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