1940-45In the summer of 1949 when Britain's fortunes in World War II were at their lowest ebb and an enemy invasion was threatened Winston Churchill boldly ordered the raising of an elite force to raid the enemy-held coastline of Europe and regain the initiative. The new units, which initially consisted of volunteers from regiments and corps of the Britain Army, were called 'Commandos'.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||30V E 381589 N 6307705|
|Decimal Degrees||56.89791667, -4.94405000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 56° 53.875', W 4° 56.643'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||56° 53' 52.5" N, 4° 56' 38.58" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near A82, PH34 4EG, GB|
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