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National Museum of the U.S. Navy


North African Campaign

North African Campaign

This section begins with the Allied invasion of North Africa in November 1942.   Sections include: Operation Torch (Naval Battle of Casablanca); Tunisia Campaign; and images of the servicemen of Allied and Axis Powers.  

Image:  SC-149963.   Operation Torch, November 1942.   U.S. American Army personnel walking down a street in Oran, North Africa, 1942.   U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph.  Courtesy of the Library of Congress.