NEWS FROM THE FRONT

No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do.

25th May, 1940 : The Germans take Boulogne. They now surround the Belgian army, French forces and most of the British Expeditionary Force. The Allies fall back on Dunkirk.

The Belgian front is breached between Geluwe and the Lys Valley.

About Ludwig von Gress

Born in communist Europe, interested in defence matters on a macro scale, with a cavalry “devil may care spirit” from his grandfather and cautious effectiveness of asymmetric warfare approach from his guerilla father. He sometimes despairs that he may be the only one taking the defence of Australia seriously.
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