21 December 1939

December 1939

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Winter War

Soviet aircraft bomb Helsinki and other open towns

Finns counterattack at Kemijarvi, forcing the Soviets back 20 miles

The Finns also claim successes north of Lake Ladoga and in the Isthmus

War at Sea

The Italian ship Comitas is mined


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 21 December 1939 , http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1939_12_21.html
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