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Pegasus Bridge

Bénouville D-Day 1944 · Raid

by Will Fowler Author · Johnny Shumate Illustrator


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The night before D-Day, light infantry and a detachment of Royal Engineers landed by gliders at Pegasus Bridge, which spanned the Caen Canal. Quickly overwhelming the guards, they managed to hold the bridge and help prevent German reinforcements from reaching the British landing beaches. Will Fowler provides a detailed blow-by-blow account of this classic wartime raid.

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Bloomsbury Publishing
Osprey Publishing
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Will Fowler (Author)

Johnny Shumate works as a freelance illustrator living in Nashville, Tennessee. He began his career in 1987 after graduating from Austin Peay State University. Most of his work is rendered in Adobe Photoshop using a Cintiq monitor. His greatest in...

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Illustrator :
Tim Brown
Illustrator :
Alan Gilliland
Illustrator :
Johnny Shumate
Author :
Will Fowler
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