Operation Husky: Allied Invasion of Sicily 9-13 July 2020, £949 plus £50 per night single room supplement, where applicable. Places available. The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, was a major campaign of World War II, in which the Allies took the island of Sicily from the Axis powers (Italy and Nazi Germany). It was a large amphibious and airborne operation, followed by a six-week land campaign and was the beginning of the Italian Campaign. Husky began on the night of 9/10 July 1943 and ended on…