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The Bruneval Raid

Ken Ford

The Bruneval Raid

Operation Biting, 1942

by Ken Ford

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Published by Osprey Pub. in Oxford, UK, Long Island City, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radar,
  • British Aerial operations,
  • Bruneval Raid, Bruneval, France, 1942,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKen Ford
    SeriesRaid -- 13, Raid (Oxford, England) -- 13.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD762.B(Bruneval) F+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24888747M
    ISBN 101846038499
    ISBN 109781846038495
    LC Control Number2011389785
    OCLC/WorldCa620351599

    Feb 19,  · It was highly successful and the results achieved were out of all proportion to the resources committed. This book covers the development of radar, the search for German radar in the Second World War, the discovery of Wurzburg radar at Bruneval, the planning and preparations for the audacious raid, its highly successful execution and the aftermath.4/5(1). On March 3, , British Prime Minister Winston Churchill interviewed Major Frost and several officers who participated in the preparation of the Bruneval raid. Nineteen medals are awarded including the Military Cross for Frost, the Distinguished Service Cross for Cook, and the Military Medal for Cox.

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    The Bruneval Raid – Op BITING years on. In February , men of the newly formed British 1 st Airborne Division went into action for the first time. In one of the most daring raids of the war, they seized and brought back to England, vital components of a German ‘Wurzburg’ radar installation. This is the The Bruneval Raid Operation Biting Military History Book by Osprey Publishing. > Accessories > Books > Military History: Osprey-Publishing The Bruneval Raid Operation Biting ospr The Bruneval Raid Operation Biting Brand: Osprey-Publishing.


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The narrative sets up the situation behind the raid, the preparations for it, and the actual /5(12). May 08,  · "The Bruneval Raid" is an Osprey Raid Series book authored by Ken Ford, with illustrations by three different artists.

The book provides a concise account that captures both the broad details of the raid and the undeniable suspense of its wiztechinplanttraining.coms: This book provides an overview of the efforts to develop radar, and countermeasures to radar.

It addresses the Bruneval raid in only a couple of chapters, making the title of the book a bit of a stretch. If you are looking for detailed information about the raid itself, this is not the book for you. However, it is well written and interesting/5.

Aug 09,  · The Bruneval Raid book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the darkest days of World War II, the British planned a daring /5. ~ Operation Biting - The Intelligence Gathering Radar Raid ~ Bruneval, North France - 27th/28th February, Operation Biting was a daring Combined Operation raid on a German radar station at Bruneval in northern France.

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Lead by Major John Frost, a company of paratroopers dropped into. Mar 05,  · This book covers the development of radar, the search for German radar in the Second World War, the discovery of Würzburg radar at Bruneval, the planning and preparations for the audacious raid, its highly successful execution and the wiztechinplanttraining.com: Pen and Sword.

Aug 10,  · In the darkest days of World War II, the British planned a daring airborne operation to capture the secret of the new German radar. Lead by Major John Frost, a company of paratroopers dropped into Bruneval on the French coast, and quickly neutralized a small German garrison.

Then began a desperate fight for time as the British tried to dismantle the German radar and evacuate back to. Lead by Major John Frost, a company of paratroopers dropped into Bruneval on the French coast, and quickly neutralized a small German garrison.

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This book was read between August 19 and 21, This booklet was excellent. It was a very enjoyable short wiztechinplanttraining.com is one of the Osprey Raid series. It is about a raid by the British Paratroops, against the Germans, in France, during World War II. It occurs early in the war.5/5(2).

During World War II, Operation Biting (also known as the Bruneval Raid) was a successful Combined Operations raid to capture components of a German Würzburg radar set at La Poterie-Cap-d’Antifer and evacuated by the Bruneval beach on 27/28 February PopulationArrondissement: Le Havre.

This book covers the development of radar, the search for German radar in the Second World War, the discovery of Würzburg radar at Bruneval, the planning and preparations for the audacious raid, its highly successful execution and the wiztechinplanttraining.com: £ Nov 20,  · German radar technology is needed.

John Frost lands his paras at Bruneval to steal it. This documentary explores the raid in detail, and shows the action unfold as Operation Biting. I plan to visit the site of the famous Bruneval Raid soon and need to understand what happened on Operation Biting in (This will be my second such seaborne 'raid' of my own.

In June I embarked on the trail of another brilliantly successful raid in /5(13). Bruneval | The Bruneval Raid, launched against a German radar installation on the French coast in Februarywas unique: it was one of the first fully combined operations put together by HQ Combined Operations under Mountbatten; for the first time a unit of the newly formed British Parachute Regiment went into action; it was the only raid carried out purely to satisfy the needs of.

Excellent book on the famous Bruneval raid. The text provides detailed descriptions of all facets: the overall planning of the raid, the training and attack rehearsals, the paratroop drop, the attack on the German positions, and the evacuation from the Bruneval beach/5(12).This book covers the development of radar, the search for German radar in the Second World War, the discovery of Würzburg radar at Bruneval, the planning and preparations for the audacious raid, its highly successful execution and the aftermath.May 14,  · One of the most important raids in the Second World War was the British raid on Bruneval in occupied France.

Its aim was to steal German radar to help the British air force to attack Germany at a critical period in the war.