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Allies Begin Invasion of Europe

By | July 10, 2020

[July 10, 2020]  In the summer of 1940, Parisians were awakened to the sound of a German-accented voice announcing an 8 p.m. curfew as German troops entered Paris, France.1  Nevertheless, the invasion of the European mainland did not begin until three years later.  On this date, July 10, 1943, the invasion of Europe started.   It was long overdue.2… Read More »