Bir Hakeim after the battle of Gazala
The Bir Hakeim box was the site of very heavy fighting during the Battle of Gazala, and saw a Free French garrison disrupt Rommel's plan of attack by holding out for fourteen days. Sadly their great efforts weren't rewarded with success, and the battle ended as a triumph from Rommel.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (25 February 2017), Bir Hakeim after the battle of Gazala , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_bir_hakeim_after_gazala.html