A blog about Nazi Germany, 1930s, gangsters, and Cold War spies.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Article about the Granville Raid, March 9, 1945
the same day that the American army crossed the Rhine river at Remagen,
a bunch of German commandos from the Channel Islands staged a raid onto
the sleepy French port of Granville. Their mission: steal food and
coal because they were all very hungry and cold. Here is a feature story I just did for Defense Media Network on it. Enjoy!