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, US in WW2
What is the biggest event that happend in Europe and North Africa during World War 2?
The largest event in Europe was the Russian Front; the largest event in North Africa were the Mediterranean Sea naval battles supporting North Africa. ...
Asked in World War 2, Germany in WW2, US in WW2
Why was the battle at North Africa during World War 2 fought?
This happened as Italy joined the Axis, Mussolini became greedy for success and since his close friend Hitler had already conquered almost all of Europe, he and Hitler turned to North Africa in order to gain land and successions there. ...
Asked in World War 2, WW2 Allied Powers, US in WW2
What was the benefit of North Africa provided for allies during World War II?
The addition of North Africa prevented the Axis from gaining the suez canal and access to middle-eastern oil. ...
Asked in US Presidents, US in WW2
Who was the us general who led attacks in north Africa then became a us president?
Dwight Eisenhower is the president who as a US general was involved with fighting in North Africa during World War 2. ...
Asked in Deserts
What is the name of the largest desert in the world and north Africa?
The largest desert in the world is the Antarctic Desert. The largest desert in north Africa is the Sahara. ...