England was far from being the underdog and the claim that the RAF was outnumbered by two to one is wholly false. When Germany retaliated against England thirteen months after England's declaration of war they had a total of 702 single-seaters and 261 heavy fighters. A total of 963 aircraft.
"Rule 1, on page 1 of the book of war, is: 'Do not march on Moscow" - British Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery
From hindsight it appears sheer madness.Yet if you attempt to explore Hitler's fanatical mind at the time, there may have been a method to his madness.The great Napoleon Bonaparte
The Second World War was one of the most important moments in human history. It started in 1939 and ended in 1945. The conflict became a two sided affair that included the Allies versus Axis powers. It involved mass murder and nuclear weapons use. When it was over, 60 million people were dead,