Britain and France in Two World Wars

Quoted in Terry Coleman, '1940 Revisited. 26 May: Calais defence gives respite
to Dunkirk', The Independent (26 May 1990), p. 6. Coleman, 'Calais defence' (
supra); cf. John Cooksey, Calais. 30 Brigade's Defiant Defence, May 1940 ...

Britain and France in Two World Wars


Keesing's Contemporary Archives

30 at a ceremony near Clermont - Ferrand in consequence of the Vichy
compulsory labour law of Sept . ... only 3 infantry battalions ) , it would
interference from any quarter ; immediately after receiving consist of all arms ,
with Gen . ... where the interests of France or her Secretary for Agriculture and
Food Supplies , was appointed Empire might make it necessary . ... as a reward
to the population of Dieppe Pas - de - Calais for sabotage to railways ( June 30 )
and threats made to for their ...

Keesing's Contemporary Archives


Geographical Magazine

The In mediaeval times , it was Normandy and deep estuaries of the rivers of
western Europe the Pas de Calais which attracted ... For these different reasons ,
and in centuries wheel like battalions into line . defiance of many different
enemies ... In first shots of World War I. On May 14 : 1940 , 1656 , Charles II , an
exile since the Battle of a Grenadier Battalion faced ... forbears had picked on the
King of Spain engaged to assist Charles with same narrow ditch as a first line of
defence .

Geographical Magazine


Popular All Time

The Holy Word for Morning Revival - Crystallization-study of Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes, Volume 2
Woman Evolve
I Give Up
Winning the War in Your Mind
The Women of the Bible Speak
The Holy Word for Morning Revival - Crystallization-study of Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes, Volume 1
Diary of Saint Maria Faustina Kowalska: Divine Mercy in My Soul
The Love Dare
Forgiving What You Can't Forget
When God Winks at You
Jesus Calling
Cleaning Up Your Mental Mess
Flooded
We Will Not Be Silenced
The Screwtape Letters
Kingdom Men Rising
Get Out of Your Head
Men, Women, and the Mystery of Love