Monday, Jan 29, 1945
Could Germany be giving up at last? We hear it has sent peace bids to us and to Britain. This wouldn’t be surprising. Russians have advanced another 16 miles west. Sweden reports 2 million Germans are fleeing west in advance of the Red Army – so many that Berlin has ordered they can only stay in the city for three days and then have to keep moving. Our troops have launched a new assault on the Siegfried Line despite a pre-dawn blizzard.