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Commando 2006

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The Long-Range Desert Group (LRDG) used techniques pioneered by pre-war explorers allowing them to survive in the desert for weeks behind enemy lines. When the Germans arrived in North Africa in 1941 Lieutenant David Stirling suggested parachuting men behind enemy lines to blow up German airfields and supplies. The fifty men chosen for this were the first Special Air Services.

Item Type: Off-air recording
Title: Commando
Transmission date: 12 January 2006
Channel: Channel 4
Running time: 60 minutes
Depositing User: Institutional Repository
Date Deposited: 14 Jul 2011 15:41
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2013 20:42
Additional Information: This recording is to be used only for educational and non-commercial purposes under the terms of the ERA Licence.

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