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British 6th Armoured Division
also called 6th Armoured Division

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  1. a Second World War, British Army formation, created on 12 September 1940 The unit was initially supplied with the Matilda Tank and Valentine Tank, which were replaced by Crusader Tanks and then finally issued with the M4 Sherman Tank

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  2. participated in the Operation Torch assault landings in Algeria and Morocco in November 1942 and saw its first action as part of the British V Corps of the British First Army in Tunisia

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  3. After Tunisia it participated in the Italian Campaign as part of the British Eighth Army, and ended the war in Austria, under the command of British V Corps

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  4. Operation Torch (initially called Operation Gymnast) was the joint British-American invasion of French North Africa in World War II during the North African Campaign, started on the 8th November 1942

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  5. Italy was to prove a completely different from North Africa

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