Change of command in Italy

Richard McCreery took over the Eighth Army in Italy (including I Canadian Corps) from Oliver Leese, and remained in command through the rest of the campaign.

Personal Message from the Army Commander [R.L. McCreery, Lieutenant-General), Main Headquarters, Eighth Army, 12th October, 1944

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Second World War