The History of the Special Raiding Squadron
Lieutenant Colonel Robert Blair Mayne
DSO (3 Bars) Legion D'Honneur & Croix De Guerre
During the several years spent researching and writing this book I was very privilaged and extremely proud that these men allowed me to share in their memories.
These men certainly lived up to the Regimental Motto
WHO DARES WINS
This is an extensively researched book which contains new tales, it has an excellent nominal roll and many new and unseen photographs relating to the Sicilian and Italian campaigns.
The action at the Italian town of Termoli is regarded by the survivors as being the hardest battle ever fought by the men of The Special Air Service.
This book details many first hand accounts of life, and death, in the special forces in Italy during World War two.
Capo Murro Di Porco - Syracuse - Augusta - Bagnara - Termoli
July 1943 -- October 1943
This book is fully endorsed by many of the surviving soldiers, their families and friends.
It has also received a very good review in the Regimental Journal of The Special Air Service
Mars & Minerva
They still consider themselves very proud to be known as
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