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SOE's Mastermind: The Authorised Biography of Major General Sir Colin Gubbins Kcmg, DSO, Mc #2020

SOE s Mastermind The Authorised Biography of Major General Sir Colin Gubbins Kcmg DSO Mc For those with even a passing interest in the Second World War the name Colin Gubbins is synonymous with the Special Operations Executive SOE This is not surprising as from its creation in late

  • Title: SOE's Mastermind: The Authorised Biography of Major General Sir Colin Gubbins Kcmg, DSO, Mc
  • Author: Brian Lett
  • ISBN: 9781473863804
  • Page: 177
  • Format: Hardcover
  • SOE's Mastermind: The Authorised Biography of Major General Sir Colin Gubbins Kcmg, DSO, Mc By Brian Lett, For those with even a passing interest in the Second World War, the name Colin Gubbins is synonymous with the Special Operations Executive SOE This is not surprising as from its creation in late 1940 at Prime Minister Winston Churchill s command to set Europe ablaze , Gubbins was the driving force behind SOE Over the next four years as, first, Operations and TrainingFor those with even a passing interest in the Second World War, the name Colin Gubbins is synonymous with the Special Operations Executive SOE This is not surprising as from its creation in late 1940 at Prime Minister Winston Churchill s command to set Europe ablaze , Gubbins was the driving force behind SOE Over the next four years as, first, Operations and Training Director codename M and, from 1943, its Commander CD he masterminded every aspect of its worldwide covert operations Remarkably this is the first full biography of the man whose contribution to victory ranks in the premier league The Author s research and access to family archives reveal the experiences in The Great War and later in Russia, Ireland, Poland and as Head of British Resistance that made Gubbins such a pivotal and influential wartime figure The result is a fascinating biography that reveals as much about SOE s extraordinary activities as it does about the man who inspired and commanded them.

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