Biggest Air Strike!|
In Anerham (Netherlands), Anglo-American armed forces attacked with three big combat divisions on 17 September, 1944. This was the biggest ever air invasion. 2800 fighter planes and 1600 gliders were used in the air combat!
Longest Military Holdup!
(664 - 610 B.C) - Ruler of Greece, Saemthik First, surrounded Azothus (Israel) with his troops for 29 years!
(August 30, 1941 - June 27, 1944) - Leningrad (Russia) was under seize by German forces for 880 days. This seize is known as the biggest in the history because 13-15 lakhs of soldiers and civilians were killed during that time.
Longest Air Strike!
Bomber plane called Volcon of Royal Air Force attacked PortStenley (Falkland Islands), 12,875 kilometres away from Britain!
Biggest military buildup in Shortest time!
(10-12 July, 1943) - One lakh eighty-one thousand soldiers of Allied nations landed in Sicily in just three days!
Submitted by 'Kale' Jaswant Singh (), India
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