Battle of Britain

"Never was so much owed by so many to so few"

The Battle of Britain was a battle between the English and the Germans. After France surrendered to the Germans, Germany started to focus all their attention towards Britain. This battle was a major turning point in World War II. This battle was an "Air-fought" that would be won by witch side would prove to be stronger.

The battle was fought between mid-July through October of 1940. Germany's plan was to outnumber the English air fighters and escort the bombers into the English channel. However Britain had a very good radar system and would aim to shoot down every German aircraft that showed up on their radar.

The Generals/Leaders During This Battle

Ending Results

This battle ended with Britain defeating Germany. This battle was a turning point in the war and showed that Britain was a powerful nation and that Germany could be defeated. If Germany would have won this battle, They would have took over Europe and went or their goal of global power.

Scources

- http://info-poland.buffalo.edu/britain/airbattle.html

-http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/battle-of-britain

-http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/battle_of_britain

-http://www.battleofbritain1940.net/0002.html

-http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/648813/World-War-II/53543/The-Battle-of-Britain