June 20th in German History: The Battle of Chalons

In the waning days of the Western Roman Empire, Attila the Hun, the so-called scourge of God, invaded Gaul and Italy in search of wealth and conquest. He defeated Roman armies in battle, burned cities, and destroyed countrysides. Further, he forced barbarian tribes to flee into Roman lands, sowing further chaos and destruction. However, byContinue reading “June 20th in German History: The Battle of Chalons”