December Map – Attack on Pearl Harbor

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To conclude our series of WW2 battle maps we look at a date that will live in Infamy, December 7th 1941, the Attack on Pearl Harbor. Background By late 1941 the Second World War had spread globally. Commonwealth forces were fighting in the deserts of North Africa; Axis forces were concluding Operation Barbarossa against the Soviet Union; and the […]

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November Map – Battle of Stalingrad

 As part of our series covering historic WW2 battles, this month we are looking at the turning point of the Second World War in Europe – The Battle of Stalingrad Background By the late summer of 1942, Axis forces were deep into the Soviet heartland.  For an entire year, Soviet forces had been driven back by the Axis onslaught. […]

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October Map – Second Battle of El Alamein

Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. – Winston Churchill As part of our series of WW2 Battle Maps we look at a decisive moment of WW2, the Second Battle of EL Alamein. Field Marshal Claude Auchinleck had managed to […]

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