Thanks. I checked it out.
Btw: I never heard of that forum until now.
According to the War Diary of the 23rd Fd. Coy. R.C.E. it was Lt. Wilcombe.
That is what I have as well, but I only have a partial list. Thanks.
Who was the Lt. who was killed during the ill fated Pegasus II operation? I have read that it was both Lt. Dixon of the 506th PIR and Lt. Wilcombe...
During an interview for Storm Boat Kings a veteran mentioned that Operation Duck was worse than Operation Berlin. This was the inspiration that...
A little known river assault by the 3rd Canadian Infantry Division in Leer, Germany.
Got my copy too!
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Remember that 1,016 Americans died on Omaha Beach that day and having been there, I've seen a few remaining bunkers and can see why so many died....
Oh, to answer your question, yes, it is the same guy.
I liked this book and I source it frequently. I have a lot of respect for this man and what he did during and after the war. Operation Berlin was...
Nobody knows the exact number and I don't think that we ever will. Major Tucker, the OC of the 23rd Field Coy. RCE, started to record the number...
For the 4th Armd. Division's Royal Canadian Engineer (and more) check out: www.ww2engineers.2urweb.net/R-C-E/
Very interesting! There is no mention of Ultra, which we now know knew about the presence of the II SS Panzer Corps. Either he wasn't informed or...
Thanks, I have pictures already.
My top three in no particular order:
Is there an English version? I think not, right?
I am willing to send a copy of my `Storm Boat Kings' in exchange for another book. I would prefer that it was the person's own book, but I am open.
Frost's men weren't dying in droves trying to cross the bridge. After the flamethrower blew up the pillbox on the bridge, Frost's men were...
I can't agree or disagree with this because both of those books aren't in my collection. Why? Because they are too damn expensive and...