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Item No. OP-9665
US Armored Units in the North African and Italian Campaigns 1942–45
Battle Orders No.21

This title will be available in September.

by Steven Zaloga

The Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO) saw the first operational deployment of US armoured divisions in World War II, and the experience proved chastening for the 1st Armored Division when it suffered defeat at the hands of Rommel’s Afrika Korps at the battle of Kasserine Pass. This title covers the organization of these early US armored divisions, as well as the independent tank and tank destroyer battalions that accompanied them. It details the evolution of US armoured warfare tactics and doctrine, learned from the difficult experiences of North Africa, and illustrates how they were used elsewhere in the Mediterranean, particularly in the Italian Peninsula.

Contents:

  • The mission
  • Tactics
  • Command and Control
  • Lessons Learned
  • Unit Status


    Soft Cover, Size: 7" x 9 1/2", 96 pages, Full color



    Price: $23.95






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