Soviet Voronezh Front captures a bridgehead over the Dnepr river at Bukrin, south of Kiev.
South and Southwest Front offensives end after recapturing the industrial Donbass area.
Soviet troops capture Poltava
German submarine U-229 sunk with all hands off Cape Farewell
British midget submarines damage the Tirpitz in Altenfjord
Allied troops land at Bari