Allied invasion of Sicily

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United KingdomCanada United Kingdom and Canada:
2,721 KIA
7,939 wounded
2,183 MIA

Kingdom of Italy Italy:
4,678 KIA
32,500 wounded
152,933 MIA/POW

Invasion of Italy

Winter Line

Mediterranean

Gothic Line

1945 Spring Offensive

The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, was a major campaign of World War II, in which the Allies took the island of Sicily from the Axis powers (Italy and Nazi Germany). It began with a large amphibious and airborne operation, followed by a six-week land campaign, and initiated the Italian Campaign.

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