???? This does not ring true

Discussion in 'SOE & OSS' started by Jedburgh22, Jun 7, 2012.

  1. Za Rodinu

    Za Rodinu Hot air manufacturer

    Come on, Peter, he may have been a young over-achiever :D

    Anyway, there are two possibilities: either he's an impostor and this world is full of them so no big news, or he believes his own story to be truthful. If the latter then we have a different situation.
     
  2. Blutto

    Blutto Plane Mad

    Huddersfield man recalls his seven tours behind enemy lines during the Second World War - Local West Yorkshire News - News - Huddersfield Examiner

    Huddersfield man recalls his seven tours behind enemy lines during ...
    Huddersfield Examiner
    Mr Joseph joined the Special Operations Executive (SOE), a top-secret unit carrying out sabotage, espionage and hit-and-run attacks across Nazi-occupied ...

    Its only slightly less believable than a Labour politician saying "I have Britain's interests at heart" or the latest Doctor Who episode.
     
  3. At Home Dad (Returning)

    At Home Dad (Returning) Well-Known Member

    Its only slightly less believable than a politician saying "I have Britain's interests at heart" .

    fixed that for you ;)
     
  4. At Home Dad (Returning)

    At Home Dad (Returning) Well-Known Member

    And the competence of the reporter, surely.

    I totally agree. Slapdash journalism, lack of ANY research etc.

    I hope he reads this thread or someone points him here.
    Could even be a job for the Waltenkommando on Arsse
     
  5. woapysittank

    woapysittank Member

    My Father in Law always claimed he was dropped into France as an 18 yr old. Mind he was a fluent French speaker and his Father was in the resistance. I've seen letters and artefacts that back this up but he never claimed he wore an SS uniform or got by speaking pidgin Yorkshire/Yiddish/German!!
     
  6. canuck

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