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politics & history List Of North African campaign Battles

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List of every major North African campaign battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous North African campaign battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the North African campaign, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this North African campaign list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these North African campaign battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

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Battle of Alam el Halfa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of North African campaign Battles
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Locations: El Alamein, Egypt

Part of: Middle East Theatre of World War II, Western Desert Campaign, North African Campaign, Mediterranean and Middle East theatre of World War II

Combatants: Kingdom of Italy, United Kingdom, Nazi Germany, New Zealand

Commanders: Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, Erwin Rommel

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Battle of Bir Hakeim is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of North African campaign Battles
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Locations: Libya

Part of: Western Desert Campaign, World War II, Battle of Gazala, North African Campaign, Mediterranean and Middle East theatre of World War II

Combatants: Kingdom of Italy, Nazi Germany, Free French

Commanders: Erwin Rommel

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Battle of El Agheila is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List Of North African campaign Battles
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Locations: North Kosovo

Part of: Western Desert Campaign, North African Campaign, Mediterranean and Middle East theatre of World War II

Combatants: Kingdom of Italy, Nazi Germany

Commanders: Bernard Montgomery^! 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, Harold Alexander^! 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis, Erwin Rommel

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Battle of Gazala is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List Of North African campaign Battles
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Locations: Tobruk, Libya

Part of: Middle East Theatre of World War II, Western Desert Campaign, World War II, North African Campaign, Mediterranean and Middle East theatre of World War II

Combatants: Kingdom of Italy, Nazi Germany

Commanders: Neil Ritchie, Erwin Rommel, Claude Auchinleck

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