Extracts from "Detour - The Story of Oflag IVC"
"Funeral services for Honorary Colonel David Hart, Canada's longest serving military officer and a hero of the 1942 Dieppe raid, will be held...
August 19, 1942
Because someone in a Churchill tank modelling group seemed interested, I scanned in part of an account by Lieutenant Ed Bennett from the Churchill...
Several threads have discussed the futility of OP Jubilee. Positions were for and against the premise that the mistakes learned from the raid...
Edward Loustalot holds a melancholy place in World War II history, but his friends remembered him for his life, not his death.
The first U.S....
I was sorry to hear the news Joe Powell had died on the 30th June 2016 aged 94 . He served in the Grenadier Guards before volunteering for the...
I am trying to find the title of a book written by an officer who was there- the commando raid on Dieppe . Also (a long shot l know) does anyone...
Dieppe Raid, Battle of Dieppe, Operation Rutter, Operation Jubilee
Last April I made comparison...
I like to research War Memorials since retiring to the country for various local Branches of the RBL. I'm currently looking at Rye, Sussex.
From the file ADM 223/500 held at TNA
PROPOSAL FOR NAVAL INTELLIGENCE COMMANDO UNIT
One of the most...
My great grandfather was captured on the dieppe raid. He was part of the Essex Scottish from windsor ontario. I noticed he had a commando badge....
One of the best documentaries I have ever seen.
Battle of Dieppe uncovered; James Bond creator involved - YouTube
The true reason for the Dieppe...
The RHLI - Dieppe Casualty List
Casualties showing as Brentwood assume Brookwood have mailed to advise
:poppy:August 19th 2012 will be the 70th Anniversary of the Dieppe Raid.:poppy:
I'm posting this on behalf of a member, Don North, who's had a bit of bother adding it himself ~A
Who can help me with a large scan of the original photo used for the cover of this book
Here is another U.S. Army Signal Corps photo from
last weekend's trip to College Park:
"Smiles of victory light the...
Today is the anniversay of the ill-fated landings at Dieppe.
Wikipedia devotes some space to the subject of German advance knowledge of the...
Three days to the anniversary of the Dieppe Raid.
If this topic has already been covered at length, perhaps the Mods can direct me to the...
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