Cassino to the Alps by Ernest F Fisher

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Until the Allied Allied air bases in the vicinity of Rome. landings in northwestern France in T h e second phase would be the capture June 1944 much of British strategic thinking would be focused o n Italy, the of Sardinia and Corsica. The third scene from September 1943 to June called for the Allied armies to maintain pressure against the Germans in north1944 of the only active land campaign ern Italy to help create conditions fain western Europe. thediscussion on forces into southern France (later desigAllied strategy is based upon the following publications: Field Marshal, the Viscount Alexander of nated ANVIL, and still later DRAGOON).

DuringApril GENERAL SLOAN sisted of two newly arrived infantry divisions-the 85th a n d 88th, commanded respectively by Maj. Gens. John B. Coulter and John E. Sloan. The arrival of these divisions in Italy was, as General George C. S. S. Army’s wartime training and replacement system. It was particularly fitting that this test be made under General Clark’s command, for as G-3 and later as Chief of Staff of the Army Ground Forces in 1942 he had played an important role in the creation of the system.

Breaking through the enemy's defenses. To achieve this superiority in the critical Liri valley sector, he had ordered major regroupingof Allied forces on 5 March. For ease in administration and supply, all British-equipped divisions, which included Dominion Indian,and Polish units, would be brought into the Eighth Army, and all Americanequipped divisions would remain in the Fifth Army. Thinning out the eastern sector of thefrontfromtheCentral Apennines to the Adriatic,Alexander gave responsibility fixtheentire Adriatic sector to the British 5 Corps, under direct command of Headquarters, AAI.

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