5 June 1940

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Western Front

New German offensive begins, starting the Battle of France

France

Daladier resigns as Defence Minister

Charles de Gaulle appointed Under-Secretary of Defence.

Great Britain

Stafford Cripps apointed Ambassador to Russia


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 5 June 1940, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1940_06_05.html
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