El Alamein

Date from 23 October 1942
Date to 04 November 1942
Category Battle honours
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

This battle honour was awarded for participation in the final Alamein offensive, where British and Commonwealth forces broke through the German and Italian line, forcing them to withdrawal. Alamein was a major victory for the Allies in North Africa and is widely considered as one of the turning points in the war.

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