WW2 Monthly History - February
There are too many operations and/or notable dates to mention each and every one but here are some.
Later the Commando returned to bury their dead described in detail in by their CO Brigadier Mills Roberts in his excellent and highly recommended book Clash by Night.
The end of February 1945 and the next few months saw 2 Commando Brigade involved in the patrolling and holding of the 5 Corps winter line along the River Reno in Italy, whilst 41RM Commando were involved in patrolling the Lower Maas.
February 1945 also saw the executions of those involved in Operation Checkmate, a Combined Operations raid grouped under the unit title of No 14 Commando. The raid was on Axis shipping in the harbour at Kopervik, Norway on the 29th April 1943.
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