BATTLE OF BRITAIN Women & Children First
London yesterday was subjected again to our retaliation fire.
Some such phrase usually winds up the daily German war communiqué. The ever-obliging High Command would no doubt be delighted to give more precise information, but it cannot. The Germans do not know just where their V-bombs fall; the British take pains not to tell them.
Most of the long-range projectiles now falling on "Southern England" are V-2 rocket bombs, even more inaccurate than the V-1 jet bombs. But they fall on a tightly settled island, and not all of them drop in open fields. In January...