Did Spain join the Axis powers?
The Spanish State under Francisco Franco did not officially join the Axis Powers during World War II, although Franco wrote to Hitler offering to join the war on 19 June 1940.
Was Spain a part of the Axis?
The simple answer is that Spain was not part of the Axis powers. Spain was officially a “non-belligerent” (at least in its own eyes) in the war. … The Spanish fascist government owed the Germans both “morally” and economically for Germany’s help in the Spanish Civil War.
What side were Spain on in ww2?
Spain was nominally neutral during World War II, though under General Franco’s far-right Nationalist regime it was politically aligned with Nazi Germany. Spain did not actually join the Axis side but it collaborated with the Nazis in many areas.