Monday, 24 June 1940


France and Italy sign an armistice. Italy’s crumb from the table of Nazi conquest is the old province of Savoy.

Four small scale raids are mounted against coastal targets between Boulogne and Berck-sur-Mer, with one at Plage du Merlimont, four miles south of Le Touquet.

RAF Ringway

Louis Strange arrives at¬†Ringway. He doesn’t knows why he’s been sent there, and no-one there, not even the Station Commander, can tell him.