11 Nov 1942

  • Italian naval infantry landed on Corsica, France in Operation C2. ww2dbase [Corse | AC, CPC]
11 Sep 1943

  • US and French troops landed on the French island of Corsica in the Mediterranean Sea. ww2dbase [Corse | AC]
13 Sep 1943

  • Elements of the French I Corps supported by the Royal Navy launch Operation V√©suve to link up with Corsica Partisans with the aim of cutting off the retreating German troops evacuating from Sardinia (90th Panzergrenadier Division and Reichsf√ľhrer-SS assault infantry brigade) transiting via Corsica. ww2dbase [Corse | AC]
18 Aug 1944

  • USS Marblehead arrived at Corsica, France. ww2dbase [Marblehead | Corse | CPC]

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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