Below is a list of the history pages, personal accounts, extracts and photos that have been tagged with a reference to 'Lieut.-Col. Lorne Campbell'...
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The battle of Wadi Akarit took place in a narrow coastline strip between the sea and the coastal towns of Gabes and El Hamma. Between these was the Gabes gap. The Wadi Akarit ran across the gap at the coastal end and to the Roumana Ridge inland and to the west. This area was the objective for the 51st Highland Division...
1. [ account ]
Detailed notes on the Battle of El Alamein from the 7th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. (North Africa, October, 1942)
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Description of the The Battle of Wadi Akarit, taken from "The History of the 7th Argylls" by Captain Ian C Cameron
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The citation of Lt. Col. Lorne Campbell, VC, as published in the London Gazette, 8th June 1943.
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Commanding Officer 7th Argylls awarded the Victoria Cross at Wadi Akarit.