Presentation on theme: "After D-Day: The Liberation of Europe. The Normandy Beaches."— Presentation transcript:
After D-Day: The Liberation of Europe
The Normandy Beaches
The Liberation of Paris August 1944
Battle of the Bulge
Defeat of Germany American and British forces entered Germany from the west Soviet and Polish forces entered Germany from the east
Hitlers Suicide On April 30, 1945, just hours after marrying his long-term mistress, Eva Braun, Hitler committed suicide by means of a shot to the head while biting into a cyanide ampoule. Braun also poisoned herself to death. Their remains were removed from Hitlers Berlin bunker and burned in a nearby garden. Only a fragment of Hitlers skull remains – it is in the Moscow Archive.
I would have preferred it if he'd followed his original ambition and become an architect.I would have preferred it if he'd followed his original ambition and become an architect. - Paula Hitler (his younger sister), during an interview with a US intelligence operative in late 1945 On Hitler: