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Title: Greek Entanglement
Description: London, United Kingdom, Rupert Hart Davis. 1955, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Myers was an officer in the Royal Engineers. From October 1942 to early 1944, brevetted first to Colonel and then to Brigadier, he headed the British Military Mission to occupied Greece. He was directly involved in the coordination the partisans Gorgopotamos viaduct in November 1942 and for the British destruction of the Asopos railway bridge. Later being parachute-qualified, he entered service as Commander Royal Engineers in the 1st Airborne Division. In this capacity he fought at the Battle of Arnhem. Myers was sent across the Rhine to establish contact with the 1st Polish Parachute Brigade. As chief engineer officer, he was responsible for organizing the Rhine crossings of the Poles, and finally the evacuation of the remnants of the 1st Airborne Division from Arnhem. During this operation, he was wounded by shrapnel. For his part in the battle, he was awarded the Dutch Bronze Lion. CONDITION CONDITION Blue bds, unworn (spine a little fade, bottom cnrs bumped). 290 pages with 10 photo illus and a double page map. Very bright and crisp. Very Good/No Jacket.


Price: US$ 30.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 15132

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