30 September 1944

September 1944

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War at Sea

German submarine U-565 sunk at Skaramanga (Greece)

German submarine U-921 sunk with all hands off Hammerfest

German submarine U-1062 sunk with all hands in the Central Atlantic

Western Front

German garrison of Calais surrenders

Great Britain

190 civilians are killed and 360 injured in September

Eastern Front

General of Panzer Troops Fritz Hubert Graeser takes command of Fourth Panzer Army

Books

Hitler's Panzer Armies on the Eastern Front, Robert Kirchubel. A 'unit history' written on the largest scale, tracing the campaigns fought by the four Panzer Armies on the Eastern Front, from their roles in the early German victories, to their eventual defeat and destruction in the ruins of the Reich. A very useful contribution to the literature on the Eastern Front. [read full review]
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 30 September 1944, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1944_09_30.html
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