Download e-book for iPad: Anders Lassen VC, MC of the SAS by Mike Langley

By Mike Langley

ISBN-10: 1473879515

ISBN-13: 9781473879515

The tale of Anders Lassen is among the such a lot remarkable and heroic of the second one global warfare – certainly within the heritage of the British armed providers. He was once offered at the least 3 army Crosses and the SAS regiment’s in basic terms Victoria move. From the day he stalked and killed a stag armed in basic terms with a knife, Lassen were well-known as relatively distinct. He took half in a chain of striking moves opposed to the Axis powers in West Africa, Normandy, the Channel Islands, the Aegean and Greece, the Balkans and, ultimately, in Italy.
This vintage biography of a impressive warrior, which was once first released in 1988, is predicated on interviews with Lassen’s fellow infantrymen and a wealth of unique learn. It covers every one level of Lassen’s brief, amazing occupation in bright element and gives a penetrating perception into the outstanding braveness, self belief and single-minded motivation that lay in the back of Lassen’s remarkable exploits. Mike Langley additionally reconstructs, utilizing the testimony of survivors, the operation during which Lassen was once killed and for which he was once offered the Victoria move.

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