the codename for the invasion of the Dutch Island of Walcheren, was a major Combined Operation’s amphibious landing against entrenched German defensive positions. The fortified island stood at the mouth of the River Scheldt blocking Allied access to the captured port of Antwerp some 60 kilometres inland. It was urgently needed to supply the advancingFortsätt läsa ”Operation Infatuate”
Glenmore Lodge lies some six miles east of Aviemore, and was formerly a Victorian hunting lodge, and became a hostel when the Central Council for Physical Education acquired it in 1947. It later became the Loch Morlich Youth Hostel, and then the Cairngorm Lodge Youth Hostel, after Scotland’s National Outdoor Training Centre was opened inFortsätt läsa ”SOE in Scotland training site during ww2”
Ian Fleming’s Quest for Rommel’s Gold – Artistic Licence Renewed — Läs på http://www.google.se/amp/s/literary007.com/2016/07/27/ian-flemings-quest-for-rommels-gold/amp/
During the last major German offensive of World War II, a company of American soldiers is lost behind enemy lines during the Battle of the Bulge and they make a horrific discovery – Hitler has a super bomb in development. The soldiers soon learn about a secret allied mission to retrieve a defecting German scientistFortsätt läsa ”Company of heroes – plot”
During the heart of World War II, in March of 1943, cryptoanalysts at Britain’s code-breaking center have discovered to their horror that Nazi U-boats have changed their Enigma Code. Authorities enlist the help of a brilliant young man named Tom Jericho to help them break the code again. The possibility of a spy within theFortsätt läsa ”Enigma – plot”
— On The Heels of the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor, Theatrical Drama Will Capture the True — Läs på news.cision.com/coterie-media/r/producers-sheila-johnson–bo-derek-and-mark-sennet-announce-pre-production-of-the-historical-feature,c2146181
Directed by Steven Spielberg. With Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Caroline Goodall. In German-occupied Poland during World War II, industrialist Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis. — Läs på m.imdb.com/title/tt0108052/
Ingar Lindgren var från Flisa i Norge. Han gick med flyktingar till Sverige under kriget. Det började på en handelsträdgård i Flisa. Ingar tillfrågades om han kunde göra några vändor till Sverige. Krigsåren var faktum. Resan – utbildningen i Sverige – flyget till Murmansk. Släden med kulsprutan. Tyskarna pressades tillbaka. Tortyren. Polititroppene.