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Hitler Issues Direction 20: Invasion of Greece13th December, 1940

Hitler Issues Direction 20: Invasion of Greece

Adolf Hitler today issued Führer Directive 20, giving orders for more preparations for the invasion of Greece. The directive outlines the Greek …

RAF and Luftwaffe Fight in Skies Over Britain26th August, 1940

RAF and Luftwaffe Fight in Skies Over Britain

The German Luftwaffe launched another attack upon Britain today. The German airforce sent waves of bombers and fighters to attack RAF airfields and …

British Prime Minister Criticised in Parliamentary Debate7th May, 1940

British Prime Minister Criticised in Parliamentary Debate

The British government, and specifically Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, were heavily criticised today by fellow MPs. Chamberlain was taking part …

Pope Warns of Impending Nazi Invasion6th May, 1940

Pope Warns of Impending Nazi Invasion

Pope Pius XII today warned that the Nazis are planning to launch an invasion of Belgium imminently. The Pope was speaking in private to Princess …

British Submarine Captured By Germans After Brave Struggle5th May, 1940

British Submarine Captured By Germans After Brave Struggle

A British submarine is today in German hands after being captured off the coast of Norway. The submarine, HMS Seal, had been operating in the waters …

Polish Warship Sunk Off Norwegian Coast4th May, 1940

Polish Warship Sunk Off Norwegian Coast

A Polish warship operating alongside Royal Navy ships off Narvik was today destroyed by a German bomber. The ORP Grom was firing upon coastal targets …

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