France

Timeline

17 January – Battle of Koh Chang. Decisive victory by the French over the Thai Navy. 3 February – The Nazis forcibly restore Pierre Laval to office in occupied Vichy, France. 9 May – French-Thai War ends 8 June – Allied invasion of Vichy French-controlled Syria and Lebanon begins, the Syria-Lebanon Campaign. 9 June – Battle of the Litani River. 13 June – Battle of Jezzine. 15 June – Battle of KissouĂ© begins. 17 June – Battle of KissouĂ© ends with Allied victory. 18 June – Battle of Damascus begins. 19 June – Battle of Merdjayoun starts. 21 June – Battle of Damascus ends, with the Allies taking Damascus. 24 June – Battle of Merdjayoun ends. 1 July – Battle of Palmyra. Vichy garrison at Palmyra surrenders. 3 July – Battle of Deir ez-Zor. Allied victory over Vichy French. 5 July – Battle of Damour begins. 9 July – Battle of Damour ends, with Allied victory over Vichy French. 14 July – Vichy France signs armistice terms ending all fighting in Syria and Lebanon. 22 August – German Occupation Authority announces that anyone found either working for or aiding the Free French will be sentenced to death. 27 August – Pierre Laval is shot in an assassination attempt at Versailles. 24 November – The United States grants Lend-Lease to the Free French. 12 December – United States seizes French ship Normandie.

France

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