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The Germans took charge of resisting the invaders. Recalled to England, French was given the less important task of organising home defence. Civilian dead due to famine and disease were 45,000. [95] Ireland was a part of the UK during World War I. On the other hand, the romance and mythology of the Republican cause provided the Soviets with a propaganda victory that comported well with their current "Popular Front" strategy. In Asia and the Pacific the Sherman performed very well.

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