Stalin, the future Soviet leader is born, far from Moscow and begins his provincial life.
The clouds and smoke roll away and Dunkirk is exposed to the Luftwaffe.
The anxious British troops wait on the beaches and the Mole to be rescued.
The British, seemingly pushed into the sea, organize to save their troops to fight another day.
Allied forces in Belgium are cut off as the German panzers reach the coast.
Rommel crosses the Meuse north of Sedan and helps destroy the French 9th Army.
German panzers attack through the Ardennes, head for the Meuse River and the town of Sedan.