With whatever personal possessions they can manage, Belgian refugees flee the German army in the summer of 1940.

WWII History November 2005

WWII Heroes: Aristides de Sousa Mendes

By Michael D. Hull

Panic and confusion reigned across France as the bright, warm spring of 1940 turned into summer.

Blitzkrieg, a brutal new mode of warfare, was on the loose in Western Europe. Read more