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The Suicide Raid: Lieutenant Corran Purdon (Tales from the Special Forces Shorts, Book 4) [NOOK Book]

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This is Corran Purdon’s story, one of five true-life recollections from the Second World War in Tales From The Special Forces Club.The Special Forces Club is a fabled gentlemen’s club, based in the heart of London. It has a closely guarded secret: you have to be a genuine hero to be a member.Corran Purdon was a gung-ho officer in the Ulster Rifles who thirsted for action. He would volunteer for a new unit, requested by Churchill: the British Commandos.Corran was to fight in ‘The Greatest Raid of All’: the ...
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The Suicide Raid: Lieutenant Corran Purdon (Tales from the Special Forces Shorts, Book 4)

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Overview

This is Corran Purdon’s story, one of five true-life recollections from the Second World War in Tales From The Special Forces Club.The Special Forces Club is a fabled gentlemen’s club, based in the heart of London. It has a closely guarded secret: you have to be a genuine hero to be a member.Corran Purdon was a gung-ho officer in the Ulster Rifles who thirsted for action. He would volunteer for a new unit, requested by Churchill: the British Commandos.Corran was to fight in ‘The Greatest Raid of All’: the destruction of the port of St Nazaire in France. The volunteers knew it was fraught with risks. This is his story.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780007517633
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/28/2013
  • Series: Tales from the Special Forces Shorts , #4
  • Sold by: Harper Collins UK
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: ePub edition
  • Pages: 30
  • Sales rank: 564,648
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Sean Rayment served as a Captain in the Parachute Regiment in the late 1980's. As a journalist, he has specialised in war reporting for the past ten years, undertaking assignments in the Balkans, Iraq, Afghanistan, Northern Ireland, the Gulf and Africa. He has been embedded with the British Army on more than a ten occasions.


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    Posted April 29, 2014

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    Posted April 29, 2014

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