The Pegasus Diaries : The Private Papers of Major John Howard DSO Paperback
John Howard's name will forever be linked to the highly successful Pegasus Bridge assault by his glider-born company of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. His men regarded him with awe and his courage and toughness were bye-words. However this book reveals the human side of the man as well as providing a graphic account of the preparation, actual operation and aftermath of this iconic raid.The Pegasus Diaries is a book that will be enjoyed by men and women alike, presenting as it does a complex man often torn between his high sense of loyalty to his men and devotion to duty.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 206 pages, Illustrated
- Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 19/03/2009
- Category: Diaries, letters & journals
- ISBN: 9781844158829