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From the Volturno to the Winter Line, 6 October – 15 November 1943
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World War 2, 50th Anniversary Commemorative Edition. As a response to the increasing Allied pressure on the Adriatic front, on October 1st the German supreme commander in Italy— Generalfeldmarshall Albert Kesselring —ordered the 16th Panzer Division to switch to the Adriatic front, presenting a major and unforeseen threat to the unsupported Allied infantry.
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On the other coast, the U. On the Adriatic coast, elements of the British 78th Infantry Division ‘s 11th Brigade infantry crossed the Biferno at dawn on 3 October following an amphibious landing at Termoli by British Commandos at The Volturno Line was the southernmost of these. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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However, logistical problems had prevented the Allies building a heavy duty bridge across the Biferno and when the bulldozed fords were washed away by heavy rains that evening there remained no way to get tanks across the river to support the infantry.
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BookDB marked it as to-read Nov 04, Return to Book Page. Detailed and authoritative descriptions of the actions of the US Fifth Army in Italy in the fall of There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Volturno-Linie, Viktor-LinieItalian: Discusses the American and British troops crossing the Volturno River, and continuing the second phase of the Allied campaign in Italy.
Views Read Edit View history. Clarkattacked across the Volturno on the night of 12 October. Following the Allied invasion of Italy in September the German forces set up a series of defensive lines across Italy, intended to delay the Allied advance.
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Lists with This Book. This page was last edited on 13 Octoberat Bottom of cover reads: That evening, 78th Division’s 38th Irish Brigade arrived by sea at Termoli and the German attack the following vlturno was narrowly repulsed in desperate fighting. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. By late morning on 6 October, the Allies were on the attack and by late afternoon the Germans had started to fall back to the next prepared wijter on the River Trignothe Barbara Line. Jan 01, Sarah Sundin rated it it was amazing.