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The Start of War in Europe

The Start of War in Europe - By June of 1940 Hitler...

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The Start of War in Europe August 23, 1939 USSR and Germany sign a Nonaggression  Treaty. The War starts: September 1, 1939, Germany invades Poland; GB and France declare war on Germany; Congress passes The Neutrality Act of 1939 “The Phony War” Period of time after Poland the winter that nothing happens…..until April of 1940 April 1940- Blitzkrieg…Denmark, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium, and France  (June 22, 1940)
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Unformatted text preview: By June of 1940, Hitler controlled nearly all of western Europe… Now, Hitler turns to Great Britain. .The Summer of 1940….bombing by Hitler day and night…many died but they held together….Churchill says the RAF (Royal Air Force) saved Britain….Nov. 3, Hitler attacks London…by Spring of 1941, Hitler stopped….60,000 British citizens died during these events…....
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