Pegasus Bridge: Bénouville D-Day 1944 (2020)

Pegasus Bridge B nouville D Day The night before D Day light infantry and a detachment of Royal Engineers landed by gliders at Pegasus Bridge which spanned the Caen Canal Quickly overwhelming the guards they managed to hold the b
  • Title: Pegasus Bridge: Bénouville D-Day 1944
  • Author: Will Fowler Johnny Shumate
  • ISBN: 9781846038488
  • Page: 449
  • Format: Paperback
  • The night before D Day, light infantry and a detachment of Royal Engineers landed by gliders at Pegasus Bridge, which spanned the Caen Canal Quickly overwhelming the guards, they managed to hold the bridge and help prevent German reinforcements from reaching the British landing beaches Will Fowler provides a detailed blow by blow account of this classic wartime raid.
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    One Reply to “Pegasus Bridge: Bénouville D-Day 1944”

    1. A good quick and detailed account of the surprised attack on the bridges First bullets fired on d day

    2. Pretty nice examination of a side battle on D Day the fight for Pegasus Bridge Did any reader watch the movie The Longest Day Remember when Lord Lovat s troops Lovat played by Peter Lawford with bagpipes playing reinforced the plucky platoons who had used gliders to take two key bridges Well, that is the episode covered in this Osprey volume The tale is told in a slim volume 64 pages The story begins with the concept of such raids to support the attacks on the beaches This particular raid would [...]

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