This blog posts extracts from E J Rudsdale's diaries of life on the home front in Britain during the Second World War. Each extract is posted exactly 70 years after it was first written, so follow events through the eyes of a witness to the war.
9th April 1941
German advance into Greece continues.
Allied armies in full retreat in Libya as well.
George Orwell discusses the deteriorating wartime situation in Greece and Libya in more detail - see his diary entries for 7th - 9th April 1941. CP