World War 2
Operation Barbarossa

What happened during Operation Torch?

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December 08, 2010 9:53PM

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During operation torch American forces landed on northern Africa (

Algeria) in November 1942 and had to deal first the Vichy french(

free french forces) and joined for the first time the war in Europe

against the Germans and the Italians. the campaigns went to Tunesia

and ended after the defeat and run from the German Africa corps

till mid 1943, while the British forces advanced from the eastern

part (the 8th army under command of Montgomery) from Libia.

The Tuskegee Airmen became the first group of African American

pilots.


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