Asked in History of France
History of France
What happened in the battle between Great Britain and France?
Considering that over the course of English and French history, these countries have gone to war over fifteen times and had at least 100 distinct battles, a degree of specificity might be helpful in giving a response to this question.
Asked in Britain in WW2, History
How did the fall of France and the battle of Britain lead to all out war in Europe?
The Battle of Britain happened AFTER most of Europe had already been conquered by Germany. ...
Asked in French and Indian War
Who fought for the French in the French and Indian War?
The Battle was between Great Britain and France
Was it France that helped Britain in the battle of Britain?
No. France had already surrendered before the start of the Battle of Britain. Britain was fighting alone apart from some volunteers from several countries. ...
Asked in Battle of Britain
Why is the Battle of Britain called the Battle of Britain?
The Battle of Britain took place against the Nazi bomber and fighter planes in the skies over Great Britain during the Summer of 1940, during a period when Britain stood alone against them. It was fought in the skies over Britain after France surrendered following the Battle of France. It takes its name from a speech Churchill gave in which he said, "The Battle of France is over. The Battle of Britain is about to begin." ...
How did Dunkirk start the battle of Britain?
Dunkirk was the retreat of the British Expeditionary force from France, it did not directly start the Battle of Britain. Dunkirk was the retreat of the British Expeditionary force from France, it did not directly start the Battle of Britain. ...
When was the Battle of Keren between Italy and Britain?
The Battle of Keren between Italy and Britain was in 1941.
Asked in History of Scotland
Why is the battle between France and Great Britain called Culloden?
There is a misunderstanding from the questioner. The battle of Culloden was fought between the British government and Jacobites. The Jacobites wanted to place Prince Charles Edward Stuart on the throne of Great Britain. ...
Asked in Britain in WW2, France in WW2
What battle convinced France to join the war against Britain?
The Battle of Saratoga.
Asked in World War 2, Britain in WW2, Battle of Britain
What happened in the Battle of Britain?
The Battle of Britain was the air battle in 1940 between Nazi Germany and Britain, in which Germany was hoping to knock out the (British) Royal Air Force so that Nazi Germany could invade Britain by sea. The RAF and Britain in general succeeded in not being knocked out, so Hitler turned his attention eastwards. ...