Wednesday, November 11, 2009

70 Years Ago Today 11/11/39

Berlin: The German foreign office assures the Belgian and Dutch governments that their neutrality will be respected.

Europe: The allies exchange friendship messages to mark Armistice Day.

London: Queen Elizabeth makes an Armistice Day address to the women of the nation urging them to do their part for the war effort.

The Queen Mother, seen here with female members of the Mechanised Transport Corps (Mobile Ambulance Unit) at Buckingham Palace tries to motivate the women of Britain.

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