France was bitterly divided, and Germany had better troops. Another reason is that Britain had to evacuate their army from France. France from the start had a weak military; although Charles de Gaulle warned of the weakness of the French military, the government did nothing. France did not have the support of the French people after the declaration of war. All of France's allies (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Poland, Denmark, and Norway) besides Britain were all defeated by the time of the defeat of France.
Yes France did fall to Germany.
France surrendered to Germany in May of 1940.
Fall of France
The Fall of France in 1940 meant that Germany had access to the Atlantic Ocean, circumventing the British blockade of Germany.
it is May 10, 1940
France falls to Germany June 22, 1940.
The fall of France was likely because of its geographical position. It was easy for Germany to attack France from the ground, sea and air. Germany also wanted to have a greater advantage of its geographical position to be able to cut British supplies.
france and britain declared war on Germany
Er...no. France is France, Germany is Germany.
Germany invaded France beginning on May 10th, 1940. Paris was captured by Germany on June 14th, and France signed an armistice (surrender) on June 22nd, 1940.
No, Germany is next to France.
By the fall of 1940 Germany controlled most of Western Europe. The countries under German rule include but are not limited to France, Belgium, and the Netherlands.
Germany was never in France.
France. Germany and France share a border.
West of Germany are Belgium and Netherlands, not France. East of Germany it is Poland. France is South-west of Germany.
Yes it does.Germany does border France.
France and Germany are in Europe.
France signed an armistice with Germany because it was overwhelmed by the blitzkrieg, when Germany invaded France.
In 1940, Germany launched its attack on Western Europe. It was a massive invasion that swept over the lowlands including Belgium. Not long after the fall of Belgium, France was then successfully invaded and surrendered.
France and Germany are two different countries in Europe. France and Germany are near eachother, but both are pretty big countries.
Germany didn't try to colonize France, Germany succeeded in colonizing France in 1940 after the French government surrendered to Germany.
Next to it East Germany is East of France France is West of Germany namely the Western Front in ww1
France and Germany are 2 large countries. You need the city in France and the City in Germany. From the center of Germany to the center of France, it is 1,032 miles.Answer 2ZeroFrance and Germany border each other. There is no distance between them. It is possible to stand with one foot in France and one foot in Germany.