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Darby's Rangers 1942-45

By: Bahmanyar, Mir

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom, Osprey Publishing, Limited: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19119

ISBN: 1841766275

Condition: As New


This title shows how the Rangers differed from the standard infantryman in both their combat mession and their combat skills, and how tactics were modified in the light of lessons learned. The experiences of battle covered include the Rangers' first action during the 1942 Dieppe raid; fighting elite Italian Bersaglieri units at Station de Sened and the Afrika Korps at Dernaia Pass in 1943; and the gruelling combat up the Italian boot until war's end. Packed with first hand accounts, and many unpublished photographs, it provides a vivid description of life among the elite soldiers of Darby's Ra... View more info