Field Marshal Fedor von Bock was a senior German Army officer in World War Two. Bock commanded units that fought in Poland, then in France and eventually in the Soviet Union. Bock was born on December 3 rd 1880. He joined the 5 th Regiment of Prussian Foot Guards - considered one of the best in Germany - and served with distinction in World War One.
456th Bombardment Group History - Books - Aircraft - Time Line - Commanders - Main Bases - Component Units - Assigned ToHistoryThe 456th Bombardment Group was a B-24 group that served with the Fifteenth Air Force in Italy, taking part in the strategic bombing campaign as well as supporting the troops in Italy and the south of France.
Country Index: Wales WARS & TREATIESBATTLESBIOGRAPHIESWEAPONSCONCEPTSWars and TreatiesRoses, Wars of the, 1455-1485Welsh War of Edward I, 1277-1282BattlesColby Moor, battle of, 1 August 1645Conway, battle near, 22 January 1295Harlech Castle, siege of, to August 1468Laugharne castle, siege of, 29 October-3 November 1644Montgomery, battle of, 17 September 1644Mynydd Carn, 1081Orewin Bridge, battle of, 11 December 1282 (Wales)Rowley Burn, battle of, 633St.
Convoys were vital to the survival of Malta during World War Two. Malta needed supplies brought in by convoys on a regular basis if it was to survive and provide the Royal Navy with the base it needed in the mid-Mediterranean. There were two convoy routes to Malta. One was from the British base at the port of Alexandria in Egypt.