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Tag - Battle of Britain

July 14, 2009

War of the Unknown Warriors

War of the Unknown Warriors (+ Audio) Winston Churchill – Speech – BBC Broadcast, London, July 14, 1940 During June and early July, the German Air Force was regrouped to...

September 15, 2008

World War II History for September 15

Today in WW II History World War II History for September 15 1935 – The Nuremberg Laws were enacted by Nazi Germany. The act stripped all German Jews of their...

September 4, 2008

Spitfire vs Hurricane

SPITFIRE vs HURRICANE Contrary to popular belief, it was the Hurricane, not the Spitfire that saved Britain during the dark days of 1940. The turn-around time (re-arm, refuel etc.) for...

August 13, 2008

World War II History for August 13

Today in WW II History World War II History for August 13 1932 – Adolf Hitler refused to take the post of vice-chancellor of Germany. He said he was going...

July 10, 2008

World War II History for July 10

Today in WW II History World War II History for July 10 1940 – The 114-day Battle of Britain began during World War II. On this day in 1940, the...