D.A.K. war diary entry 28 February 1941

28 February 1941

At 08.00 hours the Commander, with the Chief of Staff, the IIa, and the Commission (Captain Weller) flies to Sirt and then joins the Forward Detachment Wechmar at en Nofilia. The purpose of this trip to the Forward Detachment is mainly the reconnaissance of the terrain around Sirt and east of en Nofilia.

At 18.00 hours a parade and march past of the troops of the 5th naval transport column is carried out in Tripoli before Major-General Streich, the commander of 5.lei.Division.

The Commander together with the gentlemen accompanying him arrives in Tripoli during the evening.