Cockleshell Heroes

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Account of the raid on shipping in the German occupied harbour of Bordeaux in December 1942, Operation Frankton, by a team of Royal Marines using cockles (kayak-type canoes) to gain access and then attaching limpet mines - only 2 of the team of 10 survived but six ships were put out of action
Account of the raid on shipping in the German occupied harbour of Bordeaux in December 1942, Operation Frankton, by a team of Royal Marines using cockles (kayak-type canoes) to gain access and then attaching limpet mines - only 2 of the team of 10 survived but six ships were put out of action
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Author C.E. Lucas Phillips
Published 2000
Book Condition Ex Library Naval Collection , library plate and stamp, generally excellent condition
Dimensions (cm) 13x20
Pages 236
Weight (g) 220.0000
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