TITLE

THE S.O.E. AND THE FAILURE OF THE SLOVAK NATIONAL UPRISING

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Martin D.
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
History Today;Dec2004, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the story of how British and American soldiers disappeared in Tatra Mountains of Slovakia during the episode of the National Uprising of Slovakia against its Nazi-supporting government during the second world war. Mission of the long-range fighter aircraft that was dispatched from an Allied airfield in southern Italy in January 21, 1945; Role of the secret organisations the British Special Operations Executive (SOE) and the U.S. Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in the Slovak National Uprising; Outcome of the SOE/OSS mission.
ACCESSION #
15288856

 

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