Noting significant events of the war as well as honoring The Greatest Generation veterans today.
Saturday, May 25, 2013
May 25, 1940 - Allies retreat to Dunkirk
The Allied forces, British and French alike, retreat to Dunkirk. Hitler orders a halt to the advance of Germans toward the Allied beachhead and allows Hermann Göring to use the Luftwaffe to attack. British R.A.F. defends the beachhead.