November 9 - but where we need to go next is Sicily. This...

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November 9, 2010 I. Spring Offensive Tunis Blizgretz Forced to Cape Bon and forced to surrender on May 3 rd , 1943. (battle of N. Africa is over) In January of 1943, Churchill and Roosevelt have a grand conference without Stalin at Casablanca and discuss what comes next. If Stalin had been there, he would have said French. Since Stalin isn’t there, Churchill makes a case that we don’t want to go to Normandy or France,
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Unformatted text preview: but where we need to go next is Sicily. This means that there wouldn’t be a D-day, but throwing a bone to Stalin, this is an unconditional surrender. This wasn’t part of our political strategy, but mostly what they are doing is sending the word to Stalin that the US and Great Britain are in the war for the duration....
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This note was uploaded on 01/09/2011 for the course HIST 351 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Purdue University.

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