Fortunately, due to it's geography, England was never sucessfully invaded. This allowed the American forces, and some other European troops that had been abroad when their countries' were invaded to gather in England and stockpile equipments, weapons, etc until D Day. The head of the Free French Forces, General De Gaulle, was based in London. He made and others used BBC radio to communicate to the Resistance in France.
Many major English cities were heavily bombed during World War 2, not for any militrary purposes but to lower moral. During the 'Blitz' (from the German word for 'lightning'), as the bombings were called, many children were evacuated to the countryside to escape. Air raid shelters were erected, to be entered when the Air Raid sirens signalled an iminent attack. Heavy black-out curtains were used so that German bombers could not see major cities from the air.
Food was rationned, and people were encouraged to grow their own food. Any spare metal from railings etc was used to make weapons. Women gained a new social freedom as many men went off to fight. Many luxury items were unavailable, and so the black market thrived. Sometimes young women would trade sexual favours for luxury items from American KAMIT SUASIDEIN PAKASTAN
Evacuated to the countryside
if you include the titanic the titanic sank
World War one, world war two, titanic sank
Romania during World War I happened in 1916-08.
Denmark was occupied by Germany during World War 2
what happened in the early weeks of the war
England didn't have a dictator.
It happened that the germany they have to pay big bill after world war 1 and now for world war ll
the Olympics were not held during world war one or world war two:) by Ashlee Jade Hallas
In 1939, The World War II itself began.
During World War 1, most people in England belonged to the Church of England, also known as the Anglican Church. There was also a Catholic minority.
world war 2
World War one happened!
World War I happened during the Wilson Administration.
None. World War 3 has not happened.
the titanic sank in 1912 world war 1 started in 1914 world war 2 ended in 1945 1913 first crossword puzzle was invented
King George VI was King of England during the course of World War 2.
Yes, there were doctors in England during WWII.
Kasey had 3 chirldren and killed then during this war.
There was no Leningrad during World War One, at that time under the Tsar it was Saint Petersburg.
A high percentage of the men in New England were killed or injured in the war.