Currently set to No Index

Diary August 18, 1942


General Montgomery at Alamein
General Montgomery (center, with glasses) explained the positions at Alamein to an American visitor.
WW2 War Diary for Tuesday, August 18, 1942:

Africa

Alamein: General Alexander appointed C-in-C Middle East, in place of Auchinleck; Lieutenant-general Montgomery replaces Ritchie as GOC 8th Army – special announcement.

close
Subscribe to our newsletter with the latest reports from the war diaries and about World War I & II.

for sharing:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

WW2 Weapons
Scroll to Top