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Operation Compass

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  1. the first major Allied military operation of the Western Desert Campaign during World War II

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  2. a WWII military operation in the North African campaign

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  3. resulted in British and Commonwealth forces pushing across a great stretch of Libya and capturing almost all of Cyrenaica and over 113,000 Italian soldiers and over 700 guns with very few casualties of their own

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  4. On 10 June 1940, after the Italian declaration of war on France and the Britain, the Italian forces in Libya and the British and Commonwealth forces in Egypt began a series of cross-border raids

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  5. When war was declared, Graziani was the commander of the Italian Tenth Army in Libya

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