Martial Law was proclaimed in German-occupied Prague, Czechoslovakia.
In the North Sea the Dutch liner “Simon Bolivar” with about 400 people on board sank after striking a German mine. About 85 people drowned. Most of the survivors were landed in Britain.
Game day 79. Germany
The U-Boat Flotilla moved south-east off the coast of Canada, hoping to intercept British shipping. The 2st Battleship Flotilla sailed south-west on a parallel course to the British convoys, without knowing where the enemy was. In the South Atlantic the 2nd Flotilla sailed due north towards the coast of West Africa.