Born of the Desert-The Long Range Desert Group.

Hello! Please allow me to share with you my latest work, a 1/35 scale diorama featuring the British Army LONG RANGE DESERT GROUP. (LRDG) A brief history....... The LRDG was formed specifically to carry out deep penetration, covert reconnaissance patrols and intelligence missions from behind German and Italian lines, although they sometimes engaged in combat …

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Operation Market Garden: A Bridge Too Far…..

A Tribute to The British Airborne at Arnhem. From The Reader’s Companion to Military History by Robert Cowley and Geoffrey Parker: In September 1944, after the victorious end of the Normandy campaign, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery devised a daring operation to open the way to the Ruhr by seizing a bridgehead north of the Rhine, …

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