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World War II in the Mediterranean

What do you know about World War II in North Africa, Mediterranean sea and Balkans?
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Last updated: August 29, 2021
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1. What was the name of German army in North Africa?
Africa Guards
Africa Corps
Africa Forces
Africa Troopers
2. Who was the commander of German army forces in North Africa
Hermann Göring
Erich von Manstein
Friedrich Paulus
Erwin Rommel
3. In 1940 Mussolini began Italy's war in North Africa by sending troops from Libya to attack what country?
Egypt
Algeria
Tunisia
Morocco
4. Tired of Hitler's success in Europe, which country Mussolini's Italy invaded in October 1940?
Yugoslavia
Cyprus
Greece
Malta
5. What was the code-name of Hitler's attack on Yugoslavia in 1941?
Operation Torch
Operation Market Garden
Operation Retribution
Operation Shingle
6. Who was the leader of Yugoslav Resistance Communists?
Nikola Pašić
Gavrilo Princip
Draža Mihailović
Josip Broz Tito
7. Where is Tobruk, an Italian-held port in North Africa located?
Tunisia
Egypt
Libya
Algeria
8. Who was the leader of Allies in their victory in the Second Battle of El Alamein?
Frederick Baker
Bernard Montgomery
Ettore Bastico
Claude Auchinleck
9. What Italian port the British attacked in November 1940 and defeated Mussolini's navy?
Messina
Taranto
Catania
Bari
10. Whose naval base was the island of Malta during World War II?
British
French
Italian
German
11. Who led the first large amphibious invasion to drive the Axis out of North Africa?
Dwight Eisenhower
George S. Patton
Audie Murphy
Arthur Harris
12. Battle for what island in the Mediterranean forced Italians to surrender in 1943?
Sicily
Sardinia
Corsica
Malta
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