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Glossary of WW2 terms and abbreviations

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Taifun
"Typhoon" - Operational code name for the German push towards Moscow - September 1941
Ten-Go
Operational code name for the Japanese naval operations at Okinawa and Iwo Jima beginning April 1945
Terminal
Code name for the Allied conference in Potsdam - July 1945
TF
Task Force
Thunderclap
Operational code name for the Allied bombing of Dresden - February 1945
Tidal Wave
Operational code name for the US bombing of the Romanian oilfields of Ploesti - August 1943
Tiger
1. Operational code name for the German advance through the Maginot Line on the French border - June 1940 2. Operational code name for a British convoy to Egypt in May 1941
Torch
Operational code name for the Allied landings in North West Africa - November 1942
Totalize
Operational code name for the Canadian advance towards Falaise, France - August 1944
Trident
Code name for the third Allied conference in Washington - May 1943
Tripartite Pact
Formal agreement of alliance between Germany, Italy and Japan - an expansion of the Axis nations - signed 27th September 1940
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