What was the Battle for The Hague (1940)?

Introduction The Battle for The Hague (Dutch: Slag om Den Haag) was a battle fought on 10 May 1940 during the German invasion of the Netherlands during World War Two. German Fallschirmjäger units were dropped in and around The Hague in order to capture Dutch airfields and the city itself. After securing a bridgehead, the… Read More