(Saturday, May 10, 1941) — Adolf Hitler’s deputy, Rudolf Hess, parachuted into Scotland today on what he claimed was a peace mission. Hess ended up serving a life sentence at Spandau prison until 1987, when he apparently committed suicide.
"The World At War: Alone (May 1940 – May 1941)" (London attacked @ 7:32)
(Saturday, May 10, 1941) — The last major attack on London during the Blitz began tonight, as the Luftwaffe flew 571 sorties and dropped 800 tons of bombs. More than 3,000 were killed and more than 2,000 fires burned, which affected morale badly.