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By Mike Langley

The tale of Anders Lassen is among the such a lot remarkable and heroic of the second one global battle – certainly within the background of the British armed providers. He was once presented at the least 3 army Crosses and the SAS regiment’s in simple terms Victoria move. From the day he stalked and killed a stag armed in basic terms with a knife, Lassen were famous as particularly particular. He took half in a sequence of amazing 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 amazing warrior, which was once first released in 1988, relies on interviews with Lassen’s fellow infantrymen and a wealth of unique learn. It covers each one degree of Lassen’s brief, superb occupation in brilliant aspect and gives a penetrating perception into the phenomenal braveness, self assurance and single-minded motivation that lay in the back of Lassen’s striking exploits. Mike Langley additionally reconstructs, utilizing the testimony of survivors, the operation within which Lassen was once killed and for which he used to be provided the Victoria move.

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