Asked in World War 2, Vietnam War
A major turning point of the war was?
There were several turning points in the Second World War: Battle of Coral Sea and Battle of Midway (turning point against Japan in the Pacific) Battle of Stalingrad (turning point against Germany on the Eastern Front) Second Battle of El Alamein and Operation Torch (turning point against Italy in North Africa) D Day (turning point against Germany on the Western Front) ...
Asked in World War 2
What major victory happened in North Africa during World War 2?
The Battle of El Alemein when the British Eighth Army, led by Montgomery, forced the German Afrika Corps, led by Rommel, to withdraw. This battle was the turning point of the North Africa Campaign. ...
Asked in World War 2
What battle did allies forces defeat German forces in north Africa?
The second battle at El Alamein (or Al 'Alameen) proved to be the turning point, and the Germans were forced to retreat. ...
Asked in World War 2, Germany in WW2, USSR in WW2
How was Stalingrad the turning point of the war in North Africa?
Stalingrad wasn't the turning point for the war in North Africa. Stalingrad is in Russia, not North Africa. Stalingrad was a turning point for the war on the Eastern Front because it ground the German Army's advance to a halt and mired them in a nasty stalemate. ...
What battle was the turning point in North Africa?
El Alamein in which the british defeated rommel and the germans. The victory paved the way for an allied invasion of italy. ...
Was the Battle of Gettysburg a turning point for the north?
Not really for the north from what i know it was mainly the turning point for the whole War. so really it was the turning point for the WHOLE war not just the north ...
Asked in Battles of El Alamein
How was the Battle of El Alamein a turning point in the war?
Because it drove all Axis forces from North Africa and allowed the Allies access to the oil fields. ...
Asked in World War 2, D-Day, Britain in WW2
Was British General Montgomery allied commander who helps the Americans win in the North Africa?
Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery was the British commander during the El Alamein battle in North Africa which was the turning point in that campaign. The Americans only played a limited part in North Africa. Don't be fooled by the Hollywood version! ...
Asked in World War 2, War and Military History
What were the turning points of the World War 2?
the turning points in world war two for the European theater the battles of Stalingrad leningrad d day battle of Britain in pacific theater Solomon islands midway and wake in north Africa el alamein and for Italy the battle at anzio ...
When did World War 2 turn against Hitler and his allies?
Well, the turning points were different for the 3 countries. They all occurred in 1942. Italy had the war turn against them after defeats in North Africa. Japan after a series of naval defeats. Germany took a blow after the defeats in North Africa, but the turning point against Germany was after the Battle of Stalingrad. ...
Asked in War and Military History
Which battle started to give the north an advantage in the war?
The Battle of Gettysburg is the battle that gave the North an advantage in the war. It is widely believed that the Battle of Gettysburg was the turning point in the American Civil War. ...