Accession Number : ADA637585


Title :   U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Task Force 86 Operations and Action of the Support Force Eighth' Fleet During Invasion of Southern France


Corporate Author : ATLANTIC FLEET NORFOLK VA


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a637585.pdf


Report Date : 21 Oct 1944


Pagination or Media Count : 201


Abstract : The subject of this report is the Operations and action of the Support Force Eighth Fleet during Invasion of Southern France, 15 August 1944 and attack on Defenses of Toulon and Marseilles in support of the Allied Armies, and support of the Right Flank, 18 August to 25 September, 1944.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY OPERATIONS , ARMY , ATLANTIC OCEAN , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , FLEETS(SHIPS) , FRANCE , LANDING FORCES , MILITARY PLANNING , NAVAL OPERATIONS , TASK FORCES


Subject Categories : Military Intelligence
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE