2013-06-06 02:08:39 AM

I hope eventually that the project approaches one data point per day for the period of the war (Sept 1939 to Sept 1945). I have a long way to go.

Overall Progress38% complete
Number of Data Points839
Number of Tags92
First Data Point1912-06-23
Last Data Point1946-12-13
Average points per day (Sept 1939 - Sept 1945)0.38275547445255
Average points per day0.066634897942975


1942-05-31Sinking of HMAS Kuttabul

During the Japanese midget submarine attack on Sydney Harbour on 31 May 1942, Kuttabul was torpedoed and sunk, with 21 Commonwealth naval personnel aboard.

Read about 'Sinking of HMAS Kuttabul' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Sinking of HMAS Kuttabul'
1942-01-05Japanese attack Trolak

Japanese attack, but fail to capture Trolak from British defenders.

Read about 'Japanese attack Trolak' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Japanese attack Trolak'
1943-12-16Orsogna Counterattack

At 3:15 German troops from the 6th Parachute regiment counter-attacked 1st NZ Battalion troops but were repelled and retired by daylight.

Read about 'Orsogna Counterattack' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Orsogna Counterattack'
1944-11-27Soviets capture Mohacs

Soviet forces break through German-Hungarian lines to capture Mohacs in Hungary.

Read about 'Soviets capture Mohacs' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Soviets capture Mohacs'

The 3rd Panzer Korps captured Alagir.

Read about 'Alagir' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Alagir'
1942-08-09Krasnodar taken

German troops from the 17th army take Krasnodar.

Read about 'Krasnodar taken' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Krasnodar taken'
1941-08-081941-10-16Siege of Odessa

It took 73 days and 93,000 casualties for the Romanian army and elements of the German 11th army to take Odessa.

Read about 'Siege of Odessa' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Siege of Odessa'
1943-08-17Peenemunde Raid

324 Lancasters, 218 Halifaxes, and 54 Stirlings attacked v-2 rocket development center. 40 aircraft were lost, 29 in the last wave to German fighters. The center was relocated to underground facilities at Mittelwerk.

Read about 'Peenemunde Raid' on WikiPediaDiscuss 'Peenemunde Raid'