Category - British Eighth Army

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Philippe Leclerc: The French Desert Fox

Philippe Leclerc was among the many better of the allied area commanders of World Warfare II. By André Bernole & Glenn Barnett On November 28, 1947, a...

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General Percy Hobart: Britain’s Genius Tanker

Percy Hobart went from pressured retirement to being acclaimed as a hero. By Jon Diamond A military that shall be poised for victory requires élan, army mind...

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Last Battles of the Italian Campaign

Allied troops pursued the retreating Germans in the course of the final days of the struggle in Italy. by Michael E. Haskew For the Allied armies in Italy, the...

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Operation Crusade’s Battle of Bardia

As Operation Crusader erupted on the Egypt-Libya border, an keen pressure of Commonwealth troops ready for a drive on Axis-held stronghold Bardia. By Allyn...