Your Personal Dashboard. The Battle of Britain, 1940. The Battle of Britain, 1940 In the spring of 1940, Hitler's armies smashed across the borders of the Netherlands and Belgium and streamed into the northern reaches of France.
The German "Blitzkrieg" moved swiftly to the west and the south, splitting the British and French defenders, trapping the British army at Dunkirk and forcing its evacuation from continental Europe. The Germans entered Paris on June 14 and forced France's surrender on June 22. BRETON Rémy. La bataille d'Angleterre, vidéo La bataille d'Angleterre, vidéo Histoire et conflits Seconde Guerre mondiale - Archives vidéos Histoire et conflits Seconde Guerre mondiale.
Battle of Britain - Black and White. Combat aérien.
J'ai choisi cette image qui représente bien la bataille d'Angleterre, l'essentiel des combats étant aériens. – docl3
Bataille d'Angleterre. History - The Battle of Britain (pictures, video, facts & news) The Battle of Britain. The Battle of Britain In the summer and autumn of 1940, a battle for national survival was waged in the skies over Britain.
Not only would this struggle, the first to be fought primarily in the air, decide the fate of the United Kingdom, but on it also rested the freedom of Europe and the outcome of the Second World War. Battle of Britain. The Battle of Britain took place between August and September 1940.
After the success of Blitzkrieg, the evacuation of Dunkirk and the surrender of France, Britain was by herself. The Battle of Britain remains one of the most famous battles of World War Two. The Germans needed to control the English Channel to launch her invasion of Britain (which the Germans code-named Operation Sealion). They needed this control of the Channel so that the British Navy would not be able to attack her invasion barges which were scheduled to land on the Kent and Sussex beaches.