TITLE

Blood, Sand and Snow

AUTHOR(S)
Osborn Jr., John W.
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2006, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the 13th Demi-Brigade of the French Foreign Legion (13th DBLE). It describes the battle fought by the demi-brigade in the Norway. The DBLE, composed of 55 officers, 210 noncommissioned officers and 1,984 men, fought every kind of enemy from Norway, Africa, Middle East, Italy, France and in Germany during the World War II as part of the French army. France also sent the DBLE as part of the Allied expeditionary force to oppose the German invasion of Norway.
ACCESSION #
23190327

 

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