NEWS FROM THE FRONT
No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do.
1st June, 1941 :The battle of Crete is virtually over, though the last embarkation of British and Anzac troops is carried out during the night. For those left isolated or abandoned, the only choice is to surrender or to move up into the hills to carry on guerrilla operations.
British troops enter Baghdad.