In the morning of May 10th 1940 the German Army invaded the Netherlands. Below are a set of pictures that were taken by the accompanying war photographers. We do not try and paint a complete picture of the fighting, it’s a lose collection of images relating to the battle.
All images courtesy of the Bundesarchiv / Wikimedia commons.
Maastricht, in the extreme South of the Netherlands was attacked in the early morning of May 10th 1940.