The British contributed a total strength of 897,000 men in 1939, rising to 1,650,000 by June 1940.After France was lost in Dunkirk the overall total evacuated was 338,226 of which 139.049 were french From Cherbourg St nazaire and La havre some 200.000 British Forces were evacuated would there be evacuated what people mostly don,t know is that some 200.000 british soldiers fighting in the rearguard became POW together with 2.230.000 French soldiers
Primary Galicia located in contemporary Ukraine. Galicia or Halizia (Ukrainian: Галичина (Halychyna), Polish: Galicja, Romanian: Galitia/Halici, German: Galizien; Russian: Галиция (Galitsyia)/Russian: Галичина (Galichina), Czech: Halič, Slovak: Halič, Yiddish: גאליציע (Galitsie), Hungarian: Kaliz/Gácsország/Halics) is a historical region in Central Europe that presently straddles the border between Poland and Ukraine.
Operation Market Garden 1944. The Allies were unaware of the location near Arnhem of the refitting 9th and 10th SS-Panzer divisions. Although at only 20-25 percent strength(5,500-,6000 men), and very short of equipment, the presence of these experienced soldiers was a nasty surprise for the British 1st Airborne Division and contributed heavily to their ultimate demise and the failure of the Market Garden Operation.
3. Rousseau came to the conclusion that human emotion and sensibility would unlock the restraints of society. Despite having existed before the official beginning of the Romantic movement, Rousseau’s legacy and ways of thinking formulated the initial foundations of the Romantic movement.