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Battle of Britain begins as Nazi forces attack ships in English Channel

Battle of Britain begins as Nazi forces attack ships in English Channel

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This marked the beginning of a crucial phase in World War II, where the Royal Air Force (RAF) faced the formidable Luftwaffe in a series of relentless aerial battles

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Publisted at 9:54 AM, Wed Jul 10th, 2024

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On 10 July 1940, the skies above the English Channel witnessed the opening salvo of the Battle of Britain as Nazi forces launched a ferocious attack on British shipping convoys.

This marked the beginning of a crucial phase in World War II, where the Royal Air Force (RAF) faced the formidable Luftwaffe in a series of relentless aerial battles.

The German offensive aimed to cripple Britain's supply lines and pave the way for a full-scale invasion.

However, the bravery and tenacity of the RAF pilots, along with the resilience of the British people, would turn this conflict into a defining moment of resistance and determination.

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