The D-Day Beach Landings

Posted in World War II The D-Day Landings by Thomas Walker

It had been four years since British forces retreated from the beaches of Dunkirk. But by the summer of 1944, they were ready to go back. Not to Dunkirk, but to Normandy. And not alone, but with their American and Canadian allies... Read more...

The Battle of Britain: An Overview

Posted in World War II The Battle of Britain by Thomas Walker

Winston Churchill’s address to the House of Commons had made it abundantly clear to the British public that there would be no negotiation or agreement with Germany. Virtue would now have to triumph over evil. And it would have to do so alone... Read more...

What Started World War 2: Timeline

Posted in World War II World War 2 Timeline by Thomas Walker

The First World War changed the political European map. With the defeat of the Central Powers and the end of the Ottoman Empire, Europe was divided and tensions on the rise. There are many conflicts that contributed to the cause of World War 2. Here we take a look at the pre-war events that led to the outbreak.  Read more...

What Started World War Two

Posted in World War II Causes of World War 2 by Thomas Walker

There are many causes of World War 2, the roots of which can be traced back to the 1920s. In fact, the seeds of discontent were sown in the settling dust on the Western Front. Indeed, when World War One finally came to an end after four years of bloody battle, it presented as many problems as it answered. Looking back on a 1939 newspaper and multiple headlines reporting on the events, the problems were growing world wide. The European economy was in tatters, while socially and politically speaking, unrest soon gave way to resentment… Read more...

First Page 9 of 9