Monthly Archives: August 2011

WEDNESDAY 31st AUGUST 2011 06:25 BST

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (31st August 1941) In Iran… Invading Soviet and British troops link up at Kazvin. TODAY IN MY LIFE Abundant time at the laptop first … Continue reading

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TUESDAY 30th AUGUST 2011 08:00 BST

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (30th August 1941) On the Eastern Front… Near the Leningrad, the German forces capture Mga, securing the last railroad link between Leningrad and the … Continue reading

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LATE SUMMER BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY (UK) 29th AUGUST 2011

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (28th August 1941) On the Eastern Front… Finnish forces take Viipuri. In Iran… The fighting has come to an end. In Yugoslavia… General Milan … Continue reading

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SUNDAY 28th AUGUST 2011 08:20 BST

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (28th August 1941) On the Eastern Front… Soviet news agencies announce that the great dam over the Dniepr at Zaporozhye (in the Ukraine) has … Continue reading

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SATURDAY 27th AUGUST 2011 07:05

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (27th August 1941) In the North Atlantic… German U-boat U-570, surfaces immediately below a Coastal Command Hudson bomber, while on a mission south of … Continue reading

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FRIDAY 26th AUGUST 2011 07:15 BST

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (26th August 1941) On the Eastern Front… Soviet forces near Velikiye Luki attempt a counterattack against the Germans. It is unsuccessful. In Iran… The … Continue reading

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THURSDAY 25th AUGUST 2011 07:20 BST

To find out more about me, just google Gary Blonder – simples! THIS DAY IN WW2 (25th August 1941) In Iran… British and Soviet forces invade. They have been worried by reports of German “tourists” being in the country and … Continue reading

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