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Sicily '43

old_fat_and_hairy

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On the 10th of July, 1943, the largest amphibious operation ever was mounted. This was Operation Husky, the invasion of Sicily and the Allies first large scale attempt to carry the war to occupied Europe.
Over 160,000 troops - British, American and Canadian were landed by sea or dropped from the air in the assault. This was more than were used on D Day, in June 1944.
The allies had been victorious - although at great cost - in the North African campaign and it was this victory that gave them...

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Boxer96

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Thank you for an interesting review.
THe best book by far that I have read about Operation Husky is "Bitter Victory" by Carlo D'Estes.
 

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