SAS Pleydell, Malcolm James

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  • SURNAME
Pleydell
  • FORENAME
Malcolm James
  • UNIT
1 SAS (HQ - Medical Officer)
  • RANK
Captain
  • NUMBER
133658
  • AWARD
Military Cross
  • PLACE
North Africa 1943
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Royal Army Medical Corps
M.B.
3 Coldstream Guards (M.O.) 1942
L Detachment SAS 6.6.1942 - September 1942
1 SAS September 1942 - 29.3.1943
64 General Hospital,Cairo 1943
a Field Ambulance,Malta - date ?
died 2001
author "Born of the Desert : With the SAS in North Africa" (1945) as "Malcolm James"
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When the Grass Stops Growing: A Memoir of the Second World War
SAS - Men in the Making: An Original's Account of Operations in Sicily and Italy
Anders Lassen, V.C., M.C., of the S.A.S.
Rogue Warrior of the SAS: The Blair Mayne Legend
The Scourge of Soho: The Controversial Career of SAS Hero Detective Sergeant Harry Challenor MM
Winged Dagger: Adventures on Special Service
Going to the Wars
He Who Dared and Died: The Life and Death of a SAS Original, Sergeant Chris O'Dowd, MM
The Imperial War Museums' Book of War Behind Enemy Lines
Gentleman Jim: The Wartime Story of a Founder of the SAS
In Action with the SAS: A Soldiers Odyssey from Dunkirk to Berlin
SAS: The History of the Special Raiding Squadron "Paddy's Men"
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