WWII – The Battles Begin. Between 1939 and 1941, Germany is able to take over many European countries using a military tactic called Blitzkrieg. Blitzkrieg: “Lightning War” Tanks, bomber planes, troops & artillery. Tanks would “punch holes” in the lines of the defences
The Miracle at Dunkirk European countries using a military tactic called Blitzkrieg.
Lost Evidence: Battle of Britain airfields and supply factories
August 19, 1942
The Plan: Dieppe to
A Series of Unfortunate Events:
Beach and cliffs at Dieppe Dieppe
Dieppe's pebble beach and cliff immediately following the raid on August 19th, 1942. A scout car has been abandoned.
Corpses on the beach next to two Churchill tanks of the 14th Armoured Regiment (Calgary) stuck in pebbles.
Canadian prisoners escorted by German guards marching through Dieppe, August 19th, 1942.
German Prisoner of War From Dieppe through Dieppe, August 19th, 1942.
What do you think about the notion of through Dieppe, August 19th, 1942.“acceptable losses” ?
Canadian Forces PL 907 but by the end it was the fourth largest in the world
Bombed Buildings, Germany but by the end it was the fourth largest in the world