From Gazala to Tunis: 422 Days in the Life of the 2nd Battalion, the Rifle Brigade

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From Gazala to Tunis: 422 Days in the Life of the 2nd Battalion, the Rifle Brigade by Phillip Harding.pdf

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Descriptions : From Gazala to Tunisia Days in the Life of the nd Battalion The Rifle Brigade is the story of the riflemen and their battles of Gazala to the successful end of the North African campaign These days include the bitter battles of Gazala the conflict around the Cauldron the loss of Tobruk before the forced withdrawal with the remainder of the Eighth Army along the Mediterranean Coast and finally digging in at Alamein Due to their involvement in the battles around the Alamein Line the Mine Task Force opened gaps in the Axis defences which allowed British armour to overwhelm the Germans The riflemen of the nd Battalion took on the enemy in the battles at the Mareth Line and Wadi Akirit in Tunisia before joining the First Army in the final conflicts that brought the North African campaign to a successful conclusion It was this battalion that marched two miles into enemy lines to take occupation of the Snipe position feeling the full brunt of Rommel s counterattack before marching back hours later It has been said that Alamein was the turning point of the war and that Snipe was the turning point of Alamein This superb book tells all these takes and more in a detailedowerful and moving account of the nd Battalion during its finest months










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