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Kasserine

Charles Whiting

Kasserine

first blood

by Charles Whiting

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operation Torch,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCharles Whiting.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD766.82 .W495 1984b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 190 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23001970M
    OCLC/WorldCa11717272


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Buy a cheap copy of Kasserine book. Free shipping over $   The Battle of Kasserine Pass was fought February, and was the first major clash between American and German forces during World War II. On this day, German General Erwin Rommel and his Afrika Korps launch an offensive against an Allied defensive line in Tunisia, North Africa.

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The work is much broader than the title would indicate. Author Martin Blumenson sets the scene by describing the forces, military and political, Italian, German, French, American and British which would lead to the dramatic battle/5(8).

The Battle of Kasserine Pass proved to be a shock both to American military forces in the field and to the American public at home. The defeat of the Allied forces in the battle put doubt into the minds of many, all of whom assumed the righteous democracies of the western Allies could not be defeated in the field by the armies of Fascism.

Triumph at Kasserine Pass. More importantly, the book on tank doctrine was thrown out the window. A report by General Harmon on the lessons of the Tunisian campaigns underscored the need for tanks, artillery, and infantry to closely coordinate their maneuvers, to maintain constant radio communication, and to act methodically—to forget.

This text covers the desert battle at Kasserine Pass in Februarythe first real confrontation between American and German troops and the one that pitted Eisenhower's and 4/5(1).

Revenge for Kasserine came onwith the surrender of Axis forces in Tunisia. Into the barbed-wire cages streamedGerman and Italian prisoners, more than at Stalingrad.

red with a white disk in the center bearing a red crescent nearly encircling a red five-pointed star; resembles the Ottoman flag (red banner with white crescent and star) and recalls Tunisia's history as part of the Ottoman Empire; red represents the blood shed by martyrs in the struggle against oppression, white stands for peace; the crescent and star are traditional symbols of Islam.

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K likes. ‎فضاء افتراضي للسادة مديري المدارس الابتدائية بجهة القصرين للتواصل مع الادارة الفرعية للتدريس و التكوين و التقييم بالمرحلة الابتدائية.‎/5(8). The North African campaign of November May was a baptism of fire for the US Army. After relatively straightforward landings, the US II Corps advanced into Tunisia to support operations by the British 8th Army.

Rommel, worried by the prospect of an attack, decided to exploit the inexperience of the US Army and strike a blow against their overextended positions around the Kasserine.

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In NovemberAllied troops landed in Algeria and Morocco as part of Operation Torch. These landings, coupled with Lieutenant General Bernard Montgomery's victory at the Second Battle of El Alamein, placed German and Italian troops located in Tunisia and Libya in a precarious position.

The paper traces the history of air and ground forces during the February battle of the Kasserine Pass. It briefly outlines the state of training of the Army and its Air Corps and their procedures for battle coordination. The report highlight.

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