Guardsman and Commando: The War Memoirs of RSM Cyril Feebery by David Feebery

By David Feebery

Guardsman and Commando is Cyril Feebery's memoir of his provider with the British military among 1937 and 1945.Feebery served with the Grenadier Guards within the British Expeditionary strength, was once evacuated wounded from Dunkirk, accomplished Commando education in Scotland an joined the center East Commando (Layforce).

On the disbandment of Layforce, he joined the Folboat part, later the distinctive Boat part, and knowledgeable as a canoeist less than Captain Roger Keyes VC to behavior commando operations from submarines. while the SBS used to be later absorbed into the detailed Air provider (SAS), Feebery took half in raids on Benghazi and Tripoli.With the construction of the unique Boat Squadron (SBS), Feebery served as Squadron Sergeant significant lower than significant the Earl Jellicoe.

He has captured by way of Italian forces after a raid on airfields in Sardinia, and later escaped from Prisoner of conflict camp in Italy to regain the Allied facet. After improving from malaria, Feebery turned Squadron Sergeant significant, Headquarters Squadron, 1st SAS Regiment in 1944. He participated in SAS operations within the Dijon quarter of France, then in Northern France and Belgium. The manuscript concludes with SAS operations to acquire the quit of German profession forces in Norway.

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