Top Ten Events

  • France Declares War on Germany

    France along with Britain, Australia, and New Zealand declared war on Germany.
  • Nazis invade France

  • Italy declares war on France

  • Marshal Petain becomes French Prime Minister

  • France signs an armistice with the Nazis.

  • French Vichy Government Breaks off Relations with Britain

  • French Vichy (Militia) Created

  • Operation Anvil - Allied landings in South of France

  • French Captures Strasbourg

  • French troops Move into Berlin