The Battle of Britain, fought between July and October 1940, saw the first defeat of Hitler's forces in the Second World War. A battle between the British RAF and the German Luftwa...
In 1940, the British Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle vs the Nazi Germany Air Force for control of British air space to prevent a Nazi invasion of Britain...
The Battle of Britain (German: Luftschlacht um England, literally "Air battle for
England") is the name given to the Second World War defence of the United ...
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(1940): The Battle
was the intense air battle
between the Germans and the British over Great Britain's
airspace from July 1940 to May 1941, with the heaviest fighting from July to October 1940.
Overconfident and with little planning, German... More »
The Battle of Britain was a pivotal moment in WW2 when the country stood alone
against Hitler's seemingly unstoppable military power.
The Battle of Britain was a struggle between the German Luftwaffe (commanded
by Hermaan Göring) and the British Royal Air force (headed by Sir Hugh ...
Jun 18, 2015 ... Battle of Britain, during World War II, the successful defense of Great Britain
against unremitting and destructive air raids conducted by the ...
These pages catalogue the official reports of the most important event in Royal
Air Force history; the Battle fought over Britain between the 10th July and 31st ...
The Battle of Britain was one of Britain's most important victories of WW2. Here's
what else you need to know.