Links

Sites of WW2 Commando interest:

BBC WW2 Peoples War A fabulous archive of WW2 memories, written by the public

Combined Operations Excellent site with a wealth of facts and photos.

Imperial War Museum Online Search Includes Film, Audio, and photos relating to Commandos.

Pegasus Archive Detail about the Normandy landings including transcripts of Commando War Diaries

St Nazaire Society Official site of The St Nazaire Society

Operation Chariot - St Nazaire Raid The author, historian, and CVA member, James Dorrian's site

Commando Ops in Norway Lists Commando and other WW2 raids in Norway.

30AU The story of the wartime intelligence unit.

No 6 Commando Site dedicated No 6 Commando.

47 RM Commando Association Site dedicated to 47RM Commando

Operation Longcloth The Chindit operation 1943

The SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour 1941-1947 Moving stories of every Special Air Service and Long Range Desert Group casualty in WW2.

Sites of interest post WW2 to the present day:

Commando Gunner Regroup site of the former members of 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery.

29 Commando Regiment RA MOD site with information about 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery.

The Royal Marines Official site about todays Royal Marines

3 Commando Brigade RM Up to date news of the activities of 3 Commando Brigade.

Defence Internet Home of the UK Ministry of Defence.

Soldier Magazine Keep up to date with current Soldier issues.

Forces Reunited - The British Armed Forces online community.

Additional links of interest:

Spean Bridge Hotel Houses an Exhibition of Commando memorabilia left over the years by Commando Veterans

Victoria Cross Society Society dedicated to the individuals who were awarded the Victoria Cross

Westminster Abbey Combined Services Memorial

Friends of the National Arboretum Website for Friends of the NMA.

The National Archives at Kew A must visit location for those seeking historical records and official reports about the Commandos

Anwick Forge Makers of the CVA Army Commando Memorial.

Pegasus Bridge Memorial Museum Museum in Normandy with information on the 1st day of the Normandy landings including the capture of the Caen Canal and Orne river bridges.

Leger Battlefield Tours Leger are the UK leader in escorted Battlefield tours to Europe, offering over 60 tours covering WW1, WW2 and other campaigns, all accompanied by  specialist battlefield guides.

 


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