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