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Mar 21, 2010 - Kasserine (Patton)

@@@@@@@ KAPOORS ON THE ROAD In February 1943, the German Afrika Korps occupied Tunisia and was trying to block the advance of the American Army’s II Corps, which was moving from Algeria, eastward across the border. The British were moving from Libya to the west, with the intention of putting an end to the Axis power in North Africa and taking the capital, Tunis. The Americans and the Germans first confronted each other at the Battle of Kasserine Pass, with the inexperienced US troops suffering heavy losses. Quick changes to the American...

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