Lot 58: JS WW2 series FDC commemorating Operation Biting T
October 20, 2016
Folkestone, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: JS WW2 series FDC commemorating Operation Biting The Bruneval Raid 27 February 1942. The highly successful raid was led by the signatory MAJOR GENERAL JOHN FROST CB DSO MC Commanding Officer of the 2nd Battalion the Parachute Regiment. He also took part in Operation Market Garden and led the epic defence immortalised in the film A Bridge Too Far where he was played by Oscar winning actor Anthony Hopkins. Good condition. All items come with a Certificate of Authenticity and can be shipped worldwide.