20th Century's Deadliest Battles

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  1. ramakrishna

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    The 20th century witnessed some of the worst military disasters ever in history during the two World Wars and other conflicts. Here is the list of ten worst military disasters in the 20th century based on the reported casualties.

    The 20th century’s 10 deadliest battles - Army Technology

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    The Operation Market Garden is one of the biggest airborne operations in the history.
     
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    Caporetto should be on the list. Casualties included Italian soldiers shot on orders of their own high command.

    Battle of Caporetto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
     
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    That was the first on the list. Read the book "Enemy at the Gates"; the movie tells only a small part of the story.
     
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