The Battle of Hannut (May 1940)

Background The Battle of Hannut was a Second World War battle fought during the Battle of Belgium which took place between 12 and 14 May 1940 at Hannut in Belgium it was the largest tank battle in the campaign. It was also the largest clash of tanks in armoured warfare history at the time. The Read More…

Battle of Zeeland (May 1940)

Background The Battle of Zeeland was a little-known on the Western Front during the early stages of the German assault on France and the Low Countries during World War II. Several Dutch and French units attempted to hold off the German onslaught by making a determined defense of the Dutch province of Zeeland. The battle Read More…