Wikipedia

Bombing of Alicante

InfoRoutesPlaces of interest

Advertisement
Advertisement

Author: Wikipedia

ES | | Public | CatalanItalianSpanish

Source: Panotxa

Copyright: Creative Commons 3.0

The bombing of Alicante was an aerial attack against the Spanish city of Alicante on 25 May 1938. It was one of the deadliest aerial bombings of the Spanish Civil War.

After the Aragon Offensive, Franco wanted to eliminate the Republican maritime commerce and destroy the Republican morale and he authorized the Aviazione Legionaria and the Legion Condor to undertake indiscriminate bombings of the Republican cities. Valencia, Barcelona, Alicante, Granollers and other Spanish town and cities were bombed.

Source: Wikipedia.org

Copyright: Creative Commons 3.0

More information

Address

Alicante, Spain

More about this place of interest

Comments

Routes nearby

Related channels

Try this feature for free with a RouteYou Plus trial subscription.

If you already have such an account, then log in now.

© 2006-2022 RouteYou - www.routeyou.com