Charles De Gaulle Urges the French People to Reject the Vichy Government Ca. 1940Unknown - 1940
In May 1940 Nazi Germany invaded and conquered France. French vice premier Marshal Henri Philippe Petain, a military hero during World War I, advocated surrender to Germany; he was ultimately installed as the head of a Nazi puppet government in the French town of Vichy. In a speech broadcast from London, Brigadier General Charles de Gaulle of the Free French Forces appealed to French honor, urging his audience to resist the Nazis and reject the Vichy government.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1940
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 36 sec.)) : sound