Reference Entry

Bir Hakeim

M. R. D. Foot

in The Oxford Companion to World War II

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198604464
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727603
Bir Hakeim

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fortress held in May–June 1942 by Maj-General Koenig's 1st Free French Brigade Group during the Western Desert campaign

Reference Entry.  119 words. 

Subjects: Second World War

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