OPERATION TORCH: THE ALLIED INVASION OF NORTH AFRICA, NOVEMBER 1942

When:
November 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
2017-11-08T19:00:00+00:00
2017-11-08T20:30:00+00:00
Where:
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch
1001 NJ-35
Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Donna Mansfield, Program Director
732 431 7220 ext 7225

On November 8, 1942 an Anglo-American force landed in French Morocco and Algeria with the aim and goal to gain complete control of North Africa and defeat General Erwin Rommel’s German-Italian Army in Libya. TORCH was primarily an American operation under the command of Lt.-General Dwight D. Eisenhower assisted by a British staff. The presentation will relate all aspects of this first successful Allied combined operation and how and why it did succeed.

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