Eighty years on. 22nd October 1939

Historical

On German national radio. Josef Goebbels called Winston Churchill a liar.

Finnish emissaries left Helsinki for talks in Moscow.

Game day 52. China

In China, 3rd Infantry Corps continued its march towards Peking.  In Kwangtung, 1st Mongolian Infantry Corps also moved towards the capital, arriving to the south-west of the city.

The city was attacked by 2nd Infantry Corps from the west and 4th Infantry Corps from the south.  9 attacks at 1, 2 defends at 3.  The Japanese were eliminated, but each Chinese Corps was reduced by 1 point.  The Chinese re-occupied the city.

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