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The Fighting Fourth: No 4 Commando at War 1940-45 James Dunning

The Fighting Fourth: No 4 Commando at War 1940-45

James Dunning

Published June 1st 2013
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Kindle Edition
224 pages
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Covering the legendary Lofoten and Dieppe raids, the D-Day landings and the capture of Flushing, James Dunning recounts the history of No 4 Commando, an elite wartime special service unit, from formation in 1940 to disbandment five years later. TheMoreCovering the legendary Lofoten and Dieppe raids, the D-Day landings and the capture of Flushing, James Dunning recounts the history of No 4 Commando, an elite wartime special service unit, from formation in 1940 to disbandment five years later. The author, himself a Fighting Fourth veteran, describes how 500 volunteers, despite initial problems, prejudices and frustrations, developed into one of the most feared fighting formations of the Second World War.