8th Army Battle Forward In Snow

... heavy barrage. Further south, a ding-dong battle has been going on for three days for the south-eastern slopes of 3000-feet Monte Camino. The Germans are disputing every inch of the ground. SAVAGE COUNTER-ATTACKS. British Fifth Army troops which seized these ...

Published: Sunday 14 November 1943
Newspaper: Sunday Post
County: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 405 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

MUD BOGS DOWN ALLIES

... more ground was gained in spite very heavy German artillery Are. There was a fair amount of enemy movement in the area of Monte Camino, south-west of Mignano. which was heavily shelled bv Allied artillery. The left flank of the Eighth Army has captured Alfedena ...

Published: Tuesday 23 November 1943
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 318 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

The London Letter

... Front reporter has just described for Germans at home what he called the failure of the third British attempt to capture Monte Camino. This, he said, had been carried out by the Grenadier Guards and, when they had been wiped out, the Royal Scots and ...

Published: Wednesday 01 December 1943
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 677 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FIGHTING THROUGH ITALY

... hills and the high-pitched towns lying further apart. This main fighting has taken place on the south-eastern slopes of the Monte Camino, 3,000 ft. in height. The main position lay about 27 miles south of Mignano. There tho Gormans had dug themselves in were ...

Published: Saturday 04 December 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 935 | Page: 16, 17 | Tags: Illustrations 

North cf Mignano

... the mountainous area to the north of Monte Camino. Both British and American troops are engaged tn this attack, which, hammering both flanks of the German defences blocking access to the Capua-Rome highway. Monte Camino stands like sentinel at the entrance ...

Published: Saturday 04 December 1943
Newspaper: Yorkshire Evening Post
County: West Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 161 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THE JUNGLE

... cables David Brown. Reuter's Special Correspondent. Short advances have b ...

Published: Saturday 04 December 1943
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Tyne and Wear, England
Type: Article | Words: 1384 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

MOUNTAIN RIDGES STORMED EN DARKNESS

... tttKlSIUFHfcK BUCKLEY , Correspo Moxie Camixo Sector . Fifth Army Froxt , Friday Xight ( delayed . )—Pushing up ihe slopes of Monte Camino in the darkness of sn overcast sky , British troops of the Fifth Army last night and in the early hours of tr . is morning ...

Published: Monday 06 December 1943
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 908 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

IVfIORE progress by the sth and Bth Armies to-day’s communique from General E have reached the River Moro line ..

... the Liri Valley, in addition to the heights of Mount Maggiore itself! Fierce fighting for hill masses on Maggiore and Monte Camino continues. The captured peaks are being mopped up. The Germans are fighting stubbornly In rocky burrows at resistance ...

Published: Monday 06 December 1943
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: West Midlands, England
Type: Article | Words: 495 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

LIMITED AIR ACTIVITY

... Valley, in addition to the heights of Mount Maggiore itself, says Reuter. Fierce fighting for hill passes on Maggiore and Monte Camino continues. The captured peaks are being mopped- G ermans are fighting stubbornly in rocky burrows at isolated resistance ...

Published: Monday 06 December 1943
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Merseyside, England
Type: Article | Words: 186 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

RIVER LINE ALLIES CONTINUE

... Queenboroueh and Raider sank enemy merchantman east of Pescara. FIGHT FOR HILLS Fierce fighting for hill masses on Maggiore and Monte Camino continues on the Fifth Armv front. .. American invader aircraft nave dropped emergency rat ions troops fighting on Mo.ite ...

Bth ARMY NOW AT MORO LINE

... points in the line which the Germans hoped would serve to cover Rome during the winter. The capture of Monte Maggiore and Monte Camino constituted a serious outflanking thrust. The sth Army has captured three more heights the battle against the German positions ...

Published: Monday 06 December 1943
Newspaper: Yorkshire Evening Post
County: West Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 435 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

RIVER MORO DRIVE

... the jLiri Valley, in addition to the heights of Mount Maggiore itself. Fierce fighting for hill masses on Maggiore and Monte Camino continues. It was also officially announced Allied Headquarters ★ Turn to Back Page Col. ADVERTISER'S ANNOUNCEMEM Hull ...

Published: Monday 06 December 1943
Newspaper: Manchester Evening News
County: Greater Manchester, England
Type: Article | Words: 644 | Page: 1 | Tags: none