Operation Husky: The Canadian Invasion of Sicily, July 10-August 7, 1943

Operation Husky: The Canadian Invasion of Sicily, July 10-August 7, 1943


On July 10, 1943, nice Allied armadas of over 2,000 ships readied to invade Sicily. This was once Operation Husky, step one towards successful a toehold in fascist-occupied Europe. one of the invaders have been 20,000 Canadian troops serving within the First Canadian Infantry department and primary Canadian Tank Brigade - of their first strive against adventure. Over the subsequent 28 days, the Allied troops carved a direction throughout the rugged land, regardless of fierce German competition. Drawing on firsthand bills of veterans and authentic army documents, Operation Husky bargains a gripping, meticulous account of this seminal operation and the younger males who fought, died, and survived it.

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