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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July Map – Allied Invasion of Sicily

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As part of our special monthly series covering historic WW2 battles, this month we’re looking at the Allied invasion of Sicily in 1943 – Operation Husky. In the wake of the successful Allied campaign in North Africa, which removed German and Italian forces from their last positions in Tunisia in May 1943, the Allies stood […]

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May Map – Evacuation from Dunkirk

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As part of our monthly series focusing on maps from famous battles of WW2, we’ve already looked at some of the most significant moments of the war. This month, we’re going back to May 1940 and looking at the Dunkirk Evacuation. Although the German invasion of Poland in September 1939 had caused Britain and France […]

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