Assignment Help-Тhе 83rd Сhеmiсаl Моrtаr Bаttаliоnn, WWII Ореrаtiоns
83rd Chemical Mortar Bn, WWII in Europe, D-day landings in Sicily, Italy and Southern France
Need to focus on the Chemical mortars because of their capability of firing not only high explosive, but also chemical, gas, incendiary and smoke marker shells.
Chemical shells were on standby during World War II, to be used in retaliation should the enemy employ chemical weapons first. During the Allied invasion of Sicily in the summer of 1943 – the first time the mortar was used in wartime