Operation Torch

Operation Torch was the first British-American invasion of World War II, where they invaded French North Africa to free Allied trading lines. The invasion was successful, and eventually led to the invasion of Europe itself.

Combatants:

  • United State
  • United Kingdom
  • Vichy France
  • Free France

Allies:

  • United States
  • United Kingdom
  • Free France

Neutral:

  • Vichy France

Outcome:Allied victory

Casualties:

  • Allied:500 deaths