BRITISH AIRBORNE OPERATIONS & BEACHES GOLD JUNO SWORD
What is in the Book
The book has over 500 pictures and places of interest all located with GPS. There are 6 timed and measured itineraries, 21 in-text Itinerary Maps, Battle Maps, Diagrams and 2 Approach Routes in 352 pages. Published in 2012 at £16.99.
What the Guards Magazine said of the last edition.
It is the most detailed and comprehensive guidebook yet produced. The facts are interlaced with anecdotes of bravery, humour, sadness and humanity.
At the top right is the American memorial Iron Mike at la Fiere, below is the June 1944 cross at Ranville Airborne Cemetery and below that is an original German wall painting in the Occupation Museum at St Marie du Mont
On the far left is the Royal Engineers Eros Memorial at Tierceville and on the immediate left is the PLUTO memorial at Port en Bessin.