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For historical information, Wikipedia has an article on Military history of the United Kingdom during World War II.

United Kingdom is one of the Allies of World War Two.

United Kingdom declared war on Germany after the German invasion of Poland, and on Japan after its overseas colonies were invaded. The military forces faced heavy setbacks at the beginning of the war, especially during the Battle of France and battles in the Far East.

Despite having to face multiple fronts, United Kingdom managed to hold on to many of its territories, thanks to its navy and massive aid from the United States. They fought in Europe, Africa, Middle East, and also in the Far East against the Axis forces and with combined Allied forces change the tide of the war.

The British appear on numerous maps featured across multiple theatres of war, facing Germany, Italy, Japan, and Vichy France.