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War Diary September 25th to Sunday October 1st 1939

Monday September 25th Polish resistance continued in Warsaw and Modlin with appalling loss of life and destruction to buildings. French artillery began the first bombardment of the Rhine fortifications. There were air battles in the Saar region. The Zeppelin base at Friedrichstafen, … Continue reading

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War Diary 18th September to 24th September 1939

Monday September 18th Soviet and German troops met near Brest-Litovsk.  In a joint communique the two Governments announced their intention of restoring order in Poland. Soviet troops also reached Vilna in the north and occupied the Rumano-Polish frontier in the south. … Continue reading

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