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Whoops! Britain Accidentally Bombs Berlin In WWII

On this date, August 25, 1940, Great Britain “accidentally” bombed Berlin, one day after the German Luftwaffe supposedly accidentally bombed London. Accidentally on purpose, of course. Germany had, prior to this been strategically bombing British towns and cities, but had … Continue reading

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Whoops! Germany Accidentally Bombs London In WWII

I know… when you read that headline, your first reaction is – WTF? How can you accidentally bomb London? During the Luftschlacht um England or what every English speaker calls the Battle of Britain, Germany apparently bombed London, England. Accidentally. … Continue reading

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Churchill Thanks The Pilots

On August 21, 1940, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill made his famous statement: “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” He was referring, of course, to the flyboys involved in … Continue reading

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