It is surprising, then, that the story of 48 RM Commando has not been made available to a wider audience. Apart from a small booklet written by one of its veterans and published in 1946, it has never been the subject of a complete history of its own. Based on eyewitness accounts, official unit war diaries and published and unpublished sources and supported by a selection of maps, line drawings and archive photographs, this is a gripping and authoritative history of an elite formation
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(244mm x 172mm x 10mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
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Author Biography - Ken Ford
Ken Ford was a telecommunications engineer with BT for 29 years before taking early retirement in 1992 to take up writing and military book selling. He is an expert on the Second World War and the author of eight books on the NW Europe campaigns on 1944-45. He is the author of Battle Axe Division for Sutton (2003) and lives near Southampton.