America 1940-1949: World Events Research Article from American Decades

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The French government signs an armistice with the Nazis at the same site in the Compiegne Forest where Germany surrendered to the Allies in World War I. Germany occupies three-fifths of France, leaving the southern portion as a so-called Free Zone. De Gaulle announces the formation of the French National Committee in London to continue fighting alongside the British Empire.

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