Map showing the United States Army landings at Algiers, Algeria, 8 Nov 1942.

Caption   Map showing the United States Army landings at Algiers, Algeria, 8 Nov 1942. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Army
More on...   
Operation Torch   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 8 Nov 1942
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 18 Aug 2017

This photograph has been scaled down; full resolution photograph is available here (2,000 by 1,335 pixels).

Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".



Did you enjoy this photograph? Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this photograph with your friends:

 Facebook
 Reddit
 Twitter

Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds


Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
18 Aug 2017 07:46:35 PM

Note that the main landing beaches are code-named Apples, Beer, and Charlie. This was a case of the US planners following the British phonetic alphabet rather than the American Able, Baker, Charlie.

All visitor submitted comments are opinions of those making the submissions and do not reflect views of WW2DB.

Posting Your Comments on this Topic

Your Name
Your Email
 Your email will not be published
Comment Type
Your Comments
Security Code
 

 

Note: We hope that visitor conversations at WW2DB will be constructive and thought-provoking. Please refrain from using strong language. HTML tags are not allowed. Your IP address will be tracked even if you remain anonymous. WW2DB site administrators reserve the right to moderate, censor, and/or remove any comment. All comment submissions will become the property of WW2DB.

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
Modern Day Location
WW2-Era Place Name Algiers, Algeria
Lat/Long 36.7868, 3.1536


Famous WW2 Quote
"Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue."

Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, 16 Mar 1945