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The SAS made their name in the North African desert, but less well known is after that they continued to fight in the mediterranean theatre. They carried out raiding missions in advance of the invasion of Sicily, Operation Husky, and then operating behind enemy lines during the Italian Campaign...read more

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Back in episode 7, Angus talked to Alexander Fitzgerald-Black about his MA thesis which focused on the allied air campaign in support of Operation Husky, the invasion of Sicily....read more

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In this episode we’re looking at high ranking British POWs held by the Italians and their attempts at escape. The middle east was considered an Italian theatre, rather than prisoners be shipped to Germany high ranking officers such as Generals ...read more

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The DUKW, an American amphibious vehicle, sunk in High Garda in the final days of World War II, identified in December 2012 by Volunteers Garda to 3,500 meters South of the coast of Riva del Garda, at the height of the Horn of Bo, will be finally pulled out  from the surface to be exposed to the...read more

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Resourceful US Soldiers near Nettunia, Italy rigged up 4 bazookas to fire together and mounted them on a Willys Jeep.  Wish there was more footage.

Thanks for watching and please like, comment, share and Subscribe!  Also please feel free to use YouTube's embed feature to put any of my...read more

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 Lieutenant) April 10, 2015
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Two crews from the 449th Bomb Group were lost 13 months apart; one in January of 1944; the other in February of 1945. Both went down off the coast of Northern Italy. And though their wartime missions were very different, in the end, their stories are the same.

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Hi all, I have found on Amazon an eBook which tells the story of several hundreds of french citizens (of italian origin, especially sons of people who had left Italy because of their economic conditions, but also because of their antifascist...read more

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The celebration of Christmas during wartime has always been a bittersweet experience, no less so than during the Second World War. Christmas is a time we look forward to as it's the period we put our normal routines on hold and enjoy the holiday spirit. However, during the 1939-45 period, "...read more

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