Timeline Project entries from 30 March, 2011 to 6 April, 2011

1940-11-27Cape Spartivento

An Italian fleet of battleships, heavy cruisers and destroyers clash with the escort fleet for a convoy resupplying Malta. The battle is inconclusive, with both sides withdrawing after small loses.

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1943-03-27Sinking of HMS Dasher

Sinking of the HMS Dasher as the result of an unexplained internal explosion.

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1943-03-29Gabes captured

The 2nd New Zealand division captures Gabes in Tunisia. "When we were about ten yards away we had reached the top of the slit trench and we killed any of the survivors"

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