WW2 begins quietly with little actual fighting: telling the story of ‘the Phoney War’. Read more
The Phoney War
WW2 begins quietly with little actual fighting: telling the story of ‘the Phoney War’.
Dunkirk and the Fall of Paris
The German army forces the epic retreat of Dunkirk as Paris falls to Hitler’s forces.
D-Day and the Liberation of Normandy
1944’s hush-hush Allied plans to invade occupied France bring success.
Paris Liberated; Allied defeat at Arnhem
The defeat at Arnhem in the Netherlands is a major setback for the Allies.
Burma, Berlin and Belsen
The Allied advance through Germany recaptures Berlin.
From Hiroshima to Cold War
The annihilation of Hiroshima ends the war with Japan.