The War in Italy 1943-1944 (ePub)
Despatches in this volume include that on the Conquest of Sicily from 10 July to 17 August 1943 by Field-Marshall Viscount Alexander of Tunis; the despatch on the invasion of Sicily in July 1943, by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew B. Cunningham, Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean; despatch on naval operations in connection with the landings in the Gulf of Salerno in September 1943, by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew B. Cunningham; and the despatch on operations of the Allied Armies between September 1943 and December 1944, by Field Marshal the Viscount Alexander of Tunis.
This unique collection of original documents will prove to be an invaluable resource for historians, students and all those interested in what was one of the most significant periods in British military history.
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A useful account for students of the Italian campaign.British Military History
This books provides a collection of four wartime reports from Commanders to their superiors.Military Modeling
If you have an interest in the Italian campaign, seeing all the things that planners had to allow for, and the logistics issues on events of the battlefield, this makes for interesting reading.
This book provides a unique set of views from the commanders involved in the Italian Campaign. Essential reading for military history enthusiasts, but also a fascinatingly different set of insights for those wishing to develop their knowledge and appreciation of WWII.Firetrench