The allied occupation of the rhineland took place following the armistice that brought the fighting of world war i to a close on 11 november 1918 the occupying armies consisted of american. Re-occupation of the rhineland, 1936 about the rhineland the rhineland had been the launching point for the german invasion of belgium and france in 1914 for her own security france had.
The occupation of the rhineland from 1 december 1918 until 30 june 1930 was a consequence of the collapse of the imperial german army in 1918 despite germany proving victorious on the.
Nazi leader adolf hitler violates the treaty of versailles and the locarno pact by sending german military forces into the rhineland, a demilitarized zone along. The remilitarization of the rhineland (german: but chose in early 1936 to move re-militarization forward by a year for several reasons, france in the event of a german incursion into. German occupation of the rhineland adolf hitler in his six wheeled mercedes benz touring car (hs 6/624) view details in our catalogue view lesson as pdf it was a gamble on his part. Nazi germany – the rhineland the date for occupation was set for 7th march 1936 and in the early morning 32,000 armed german troops entered the rhineland the french appealed to the.
A look at the german reoccupation of the rhineland, explaining the background of this demilitarised zone set up under the treaty of versailles the rhineland had acted as a buffer between. The re-occupation of rhineland this source is suggesting that hitler was only sending troops to his land which already belongs to germany he had right to do this as if you have a garden you.
The occupation of the rhineland caused an escalation of tensions between germany and other european states since this act was a direct violation of the treaty of versailles it threatened.
The inter-allied rhineland high commission was created by the treaty of versailles on 28 june 1919, to supervise the occupation of the rhineland and ensure, by any means, the security and.