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Operation Torch : the American amphibious assault on French Morocco, 1942

Author
Lohse, Alexandra, author.
Title
Operation Torch : the American amphibious assault on French Morocco, 1942 / Alexandra Lohse and Jon Middaugh, Naval History and Heritage Command, Department of the Navy.
Format
Book
Edition
U.S. Government official edition.
Published
Washington, DC : Naval History and Heritage Command, Department of the Navy, [2018]
Washington, DC : For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office
Description
54 pages : illustrations, maps; 21 cm.
Other contributors
Middaugh, Jon, author.
Naval History & Heritage Command (U.S.), issuing body.
Portion of title
American amphibious assault on French Morocco, 1942
Uniform series
U.S. Navy Operations in World War II.
Notes
Shipping list no.: 2018-0343-P.
Includes bibliographical references (page 54).
Contents
  • Strategic setting
  • French North Africa in 1942
  • Planning Torch
  • Torch logistics
  • Joint planning and preparations at Hampton Toads
  • Commanders' call before crossing
  • The Atlantic crossing
  • Operation Torch landings: Safi
  • Operation Torch landings: Fedala
  • Operation Torch landings: Mehdia-Port Lyautey
  • The Mediterranean landings: summary of center and eastern task forces
  • Analysis.
Subject headings
Operation Torch, 1942.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Morocco.
ISBN
9781943604296
1943604290

Holdings

Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
D 221.20:T 63
Location
Government Publications
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