"In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem
Glad you posted this.
Sad to say but in 15 years they will be all gone.
Great stuff Nick.....the most daring raid of ww2.third time lucky to achieve its goal the destruction of the all "D20" heavy water at the Norsk Hydro plant at Rjukan,the most amazing piece was how they survived in the wilderness up to 6 months after the event being searched for continuously.truely the bravest of the elite........these heroes wont be forgotten in an eternity.............Jake.
Nice article. Thanks for sharing
Looking for the photo albums of Leutnant Emil Freitag, 3. / G.R. 377
IMO--a real Hero.
Live to ride -- Ride to live
I was addicted to the "Hokey-Pokey" but I've turned
Very brave men, it is sad to see these heros passing into history.