Traces of World War 2 
French losses in The Netherlands
10 May 1940 - 30 June 1940

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As The Netherlands were invaded by Germany, 10 May 1940, Commonwealth and French forces came to help.

On these pages the names of those Frenchmen who lost their lives during that battle, which was one of the opening phases of The Battle of France, can be found.

France - Army - Air Force - Navy

See War over Holland for an account of what the actions of the French ground forces were in The Netherlands, May 1940.

Useful links:

Frans ereveld Kapelle
CWGC cemeteries in the Netherlands
Aéroforums : Forum Histoire de l'aviation

Luftwaffe and Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum
War over Holland Discussion Forum

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These pages are dedicated to the men and women who died and/or are buried in The Netherlands during World War II.

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