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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/books/article-9148779/SAS-Nazi-hunters-proud-known-Bigots.html (Re picture above) SAS Nazi hunters proud to be known as Bigots: Extraordinary story of top-secret unit acting around Europe during the Second World War
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Richie, why don't you write your Grandfather's life story and send it along with photocopies of his documents to the Regimental Association for his life story to be included in Mars & Minerva the Regimental Journal. https://www.marsandminerva.co.uk/contact-us/
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Hi Richie, What is the 'membership book'? Have you been in touch with the Regimental Association to see if they are interested in your Grandfather's documentation?
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Hi Craig, does this fit with any any other information there is on the photograph? "2 SAS Roll PTE D Morrison from London (From Royal Signals)"
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Thanks Craig, I will see if I can find if there is a record.
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Hi, this may be of assistance: "Moussey is a village in the Department of the Vosges some 51 kilometres north-east of Epinal and 16 kilometres north-north-east of the small town of St Die on the D49. The graves of ten British soldiers lie in the south-west portion of the churchyard close to the...
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Hi @galcock, thanks for the photograph. I don't see any names? It would be very helpful to see the names attached, or any more photos. Cheers.
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Hi Roger, a friend has searched some records and cannot find any of the names that you have listed above. This does not mean to say that your uncles diary is not correct. Op Maple Aquilla and Ancona Italy. The Drop was 07.01.44 20 Men 2 SAS. The next 2 SAS drop was in March. I suggest that...
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    SAS 2 SAS Italy

    Hi Roger, there is reference to 'Operation Maple' on Wikipedia and ref to a book where some of the information came from. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Maple_(Italy) and the book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Z-Sas-Peter-Darman/dp/0283061154 As you say it does not gel with your uncle's diary.
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    Hi Craig, I have a short time ago received a spam email from offering Kind regards

    Hi Craig, I have a short time ago received a spam email from offering Kind regards
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Not a lot of difference though!
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    SAS Merryweather, Anthony

    Hi, re:"hello just to tell you that I have information on the places where they were parachuted hide refuel and take prisoner contact me if you are interested friendly" Oui s'il te plaît. plus il y a d'informations, mieux c'est. Ne jamais oublier. Merci (Yes, please. the more information the...
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    22 SAS McWilliams, Pete

    Thanks for the link Tony, passed it on to others who will be interested.
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    22 SAS McWilliams, Pete

    Hi, There is some information re Operation Sword in the article below. Your Son also posted on this site asking for information about his Grandfather. https://www.specialforcesroh.com/index.php?threads/22-sas-in-malaya-and-oman.52548/...
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    Comment by 'Ron Barker' in media 'Joe Lock'

    Definitely Joe Lock a very dear friend
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    John Keeble Sapper 2SAS

    Hi Tim, I could not get the link to work. It still does not work for me. I did a bit of searching on the internet and found a link. Thank you for highlighting the operation. Reading it gives a feel for reality at the time writing daily 'sitreps'
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    John Keeble Sapper 2SAS

    Hi Tim, yes very helpful. I would be grateful if you could please provide the transcript and maybe some background. I think that SAS Regimental Association would interested. Thanks. Cannot get this link to work: http://www.basher82.nl/Data/Putten/Keeble.htm
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    22 SAS Lonney, Alan Charles

    Hi I served with Lonny in 16 Troop D Squadron. He served in the Parachute Regiment before transferring to the SAS. See this thread from the Para Reg forum: https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/parareunionclub/viewtopic.php?p=53281#p53281 I wrote to you Nanna Florence about Lonney. it was a long...
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    photos of malayan scouts

    Hi, the urls do not work as they have been shortened, see the dots (at least I cannot get them to work). I am sure the Regimental Association will be pleased to receive the photos for the regimental history. If you have your father's army number please also send them it for their records. I...
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    Brian Dodd MM

    Hi Richard, sorry to inform you Brian Dodd MM passed away over the weekend February 1st 2021. Brian served with 22 in D Squadron 1964-1968. His funeral will took place on Tuesday 16 February 2021 at 1430 Hours at Landican Cemetery, South Chapel, Woodchurch, Wirral CH49 5LW. I served with Brian...
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