Free French


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Noun1.Free French - a French movement during World War II that was organized in London by Charles de Gaulle to fight for the liberation of France from German control and for the restoration of the republicFree French - a French movement during World War II that was organized in London by Charles de Gaulle to fight for the liberation of France from German control and for the restoration of the republic
Second World War, World War 2, World War II - a war between the Allies (Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States, USSR, Yugoslavia) and the Axis (Albania, Bulgaria, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Rumania, Slovakia, Thailand) from 1939 to 1945
social movement, movement, front - a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals; "he was a charter member of the movement"; "politicians have to respect a mass movement"; "he led the national liberation front"
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She was the lady who gave a home to Fortnum the Free French squirrel, who was brought back from occupied France by an RAF officer and taken on bombing missions over Germany.
Because they volunteered for the free French and they were the heroes of Bir Hocheim - preventing Rommel's advancement at a crucial time.
Van's Natural Foods offers several vegan products, including Gluten Free French Toast Sticks; Cinnamon, Gluten Free Pancakes; Totally Original, Organic Waffles; Flax, Organic Waffles; Blueberry, Organic Waffles; Totally Natural, 8 Whole Grain Waffles; Multigrain, plus many more varieties of waffles.
who organized troops in the overseas colonies into a Free French army headquartered in England.
Greasby TODAY at Greasby Library they are holding free French language sessions for children over the age of four.
About the French Heritage Language Program The French Heritage Language Program is an education program of FACE (French American Cultural Exchange), which offers free French classes to underserved schools and communities across the United States.
During World War II he fought against the Nazis with General Charles de Gaulle's Free French resistance.
The first 100 customers will receive free French toast as part of the grand opening festivities.
While in Philadelphia, he earned a letter of commendation for serving as an interpreter for the Free French Navy ships under repair there.
Its fate is shrouded in mystery: after assisting in the capture of Saint Pierre and Miquelon for the Free French, it was supposedly later used in supplying U-boats in the Atlantic.
Vieira said its important for the girls from his organization to learn English to let their clients know how much exactly they charge and to learn what turns their clients on, adding that for the same reasons they are also thinking of offering free French and Italian classes.
Earning ire from the Gestapo, she significantly helped the Free French Resistance throughout the conflict.