Rommel's army cut in two and Darlan answers questions

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Title

Rommel's army cut in two and Darlan answers questions

Description

Article 1. Headlines: Rommel's army cut in two, armoured forces trapped, heavy casualties in efforts to break out, constant allied air attacks. Article 2. Headlines: Darlan answers questions, French navy to join allies, desire for unity. Mentions French fleet at Dakar, Alexandria and North African ports would join American and British fleets to fight the Axis. Darlan offered no comment on whether he would recognise de Gaulle represented any part of France.

Date

1942-12-18

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Two newspaper cuttings mounted on a scrapbook page

Publisher

The Times
IBCC Digital Archive

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SValentineJRM1251404v10044

Transcription

[newspaper cutting]

Title
Two articles: Rommel's army cut in two and Darlan answers questions.
Description
Article 1. Headlines: Rommel's army cut in two, armoured forces trapped, heavy casualties in efforts to break out, constant allied air attacks. Article 2. Headlines: Darlan answers questions, French navy to join allies, desire for unity. Mentions French fleet at Dakar, Alexandria and North African ports would join American and British fleets to fight the Axis. Darlan offered no comment on whether he would recognise de Gaulle represented any part of France.

Citation

“Rommel's army cut in two and Darlan answers questions,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 6, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/21971.

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