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Paperback lins, pages. Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book. This page was last edited on 13 Octoberat Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Retrieved from ” https: 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.

From the Volturno to the Winter Line, 6 October-15 November 1943

The Volturno Tue was the southernmost of these. 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. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. No trivia or quizzes yet. Trivia About From the Volturno Return to Book Page.


Bottom of cover reads: Ronald Kabak Kabak marked it as to-read Aug 15, On the other coast, the U. By late morning on tthe October, the Allies were on the attack and by late afternoon the Germans had started to fall back to the next prepared defences on the River Trignothe Barbara Line. BookDB marked it as to-read Nov 04, Discusses the American and British troops crossing the Volturno River, and continuing the second phase of the Allied campaign in Italy.

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That evening, 78th Division’s 38th Irish Brigade hhe by sea at Termoli and the German attack the following morning was narrowly repulsed in desperate fighting. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Army Center of Military History Producer. Volturno-Linie, Viktor-LinieItalian: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Reprint of a book originally published in the s. By the afternoon of 5 October, they had been squeezed back to within. Following the Allied invasion tne 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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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Ken Wheeler rated it it was amazing Tp 16, Want to Read winterr. 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 Thanks for telling us about the problem. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.