BATTLE OF EL ALAMIEN.doc - RESTRICTED BATTLE OF EL ALAMIEN(1942 1 This battle was fought in the North Africa It was between the Allied forces and the

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RESTRICTED BATTLE OF EL ALAMIEN (1942) 1. This battle was fought in the North Africa. It was between the Allied forces and the Axis forces. This battle occurred on the 23rd June 1942 till 4th November 1942. This is the turning point for the World War I. The battlefield stretched as long as 400 miles from the Derna in the east and the El Alamien in the west. 2. The Britain had put interest in the Mediterranean. They regarded the Mediterranean as a source of power for their empire and their objective was to secure control of the sea and air, and if possible the North Africa as a whole. The German suddenly realized the dangerous of this scenario that the North Africa might be under the control of the Allies, if something is not done the Britain will eventually gain control of the entire Mediterranean. 3. The war in 1939 had caused Europe to give succumb to the German power. The Britain was aiming to consolidate and attempt cross channel invasion. The invasion of
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