Supreme Headquarters Of The Allied Expeditionary Forces

   SHAEF was initially established in London, England, during World War II under the command of General Dwight D. Eisenhower. Once the Allied forces were established in Europe, it moved to Versailles, France.

Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era . . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force — Ärmelabzeichen des Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Dwight D. Eisenhower …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Allied Expeditionary Air Force — The Allied Expeditionary Air Force (AEAF) (also known as the Allied Armies’ Expeditionary Air Force, AAEAF) was a component of the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF) which controlled the tactical air power of the Allied… …   Wikipedia

  • Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force — (abbreviated as SHAEF, pronounced shāf ), was the headquarters of the Commander of Allied forces in north west Europe, from late 1943 until the end of World War II. General Dwight D. Eisenhower was in command of SHAEF throughout its existence.… …   Wikipedia

  • Allied Expeditionary Force — Ärmelabzeichen des Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Dwight D. Eisenhower …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Supreme Allied Commander — is the title held by the most senior commander within certain multinational military alliances. It originated as a term used by the Western Allies during World War II, and is currently used only within NATO. Dwight Eisenhower served as Supreme… …   Wikipedia

  • Allied leaders of World War II — The Allied Leaders of World War II consists of the important political and military figures that fought or supported the Allies during World War II. Engaged in total war, the leaders had to adapt to new types of modern warfare, on the military,… …   Wikipedia

  • Allied Forces Headquarters — was the headquarters that controlled all Allied operational forces in the Mediterranean Theatre of World War II from late 1942 to the end of the war.It was established in the UK in August 1942 under General Dwight Eisenhower in order to command… …   Wikipedia

  • Allied Control Council — The Allied Control Council or Allied Control Authority, known in German as the Alliierter Kontrollrat , also referred to as the Four Powers (German: Vier Mächte), was a military occupation governing body of the Allied Occupation Zones in Germany… …   Wikipedia

  • Allied Joint Force Command Naples — Joint Force Command Naples Active 15 March 2004 – present AFSOUTH/RHQ AFSOUTH 1951 2004 Part of Allied Co …   Wikipedia

  • Allied Forces Headquarters — Abzeichen des AFHQ Das Allied Forces Headquarters (kurz AFHQ) war ein Hauptquartier, das die Alliierten Streitkräfte des Mediterranean Theatre of Operations (MTO) von 1943 bis zum Ende des Zweiten Weltkriegs (1945) führte. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.