Battle of North Africa
"There was never a good war, or a bad peace" -jean-paul
North African Campaign
Wednesday, July 10th 1940 at 9pm to Thursday, May 13th 1943 at 11pm
North Africa, Bordj Badji Mokhtar, Tamanrasset, Sudan
The battle was successful, but then two days later no invasions were launched. it was to play a key role in the overall success of the allies.
Goal for battle
Roosevelt wanted to invade Morocco ad Algeria, would give the army some experience without requiring a lot of troops.
keys and stratagies for battle
They sent supplies to Britain,then the americans advanced into the mountains. Then they fought the German Army.
impacts on the battle
They lost several men, and lost 200 tanks. There general was fired, he was the one that led the attack.