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War Diary – May

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War Diary – May

2ND MAY 1940
Allies evacuate Namsos and Andalasnes, Norway, King Haakon VII escapes to Britain

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War Diary – April

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War Diary – April

9TH APRIL 1940
Germany invades Norway; major Norwegian ports occupied by advance detachments of German troops. Simultaneously. German troopships, covered by aircraft, enter Copenhagen harbour as Denmark becomes occupied territory

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War Diary – March

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War Diary – March

17TH MARCH 1941
Ernest Bevin, Minister of Labour, announces a plan to mobilize masses of women to perform essential jobs in industry and the auxiliary services, especially in round-the – clock shell – filling factories

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War Diary – February

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War Diary – February

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War Diary – January

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War Diary – January

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Month by Month diary of WWII

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Month by Month diary of WWII

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The post-war years

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The post-war years

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British Restaurants

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British Restaurants

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WWII Rationing Timeline

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WWII Rationing Timeline

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Molly comes to London

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Molly comes to London

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