Beachhead Assault: The Story of the Royal Naval Commandos in World War II :: David Lee soon to be presented for sale on the terrific BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Greenhill Books, 2004, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Maps; Appendices (2);
From the cover: The Royal Naval Commandos had one of the most dangerous and important tasks of any unit in World War II they were first onto the invasion beaches and they were the last to leave.
Formed in 1941 as the Royal Naval Beach Parties, many lost their lives during Operation Jubilee at Dieppe in 1942. Organised into units from A Commando to the all-Canadian W Commando, they became fully fledged fighting Commandos after Dieppe, with their legen…
Introduction by: Tony Parsons & Ken Oakley
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Green boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 272 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entice you with something lovely from my Military Army catalogue?