Joe Schofield, SAS war veteran
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SAS veterans recount days after D-Day

It is 70 years since the formation of the SAS and, for the first time, the regiment has revealed the existence of a wartime diary.

The BBC has been given exclusive access to that diary and has spoken to the last surviving veterans.

Today the story moves to France and the days after D-Day when the regiment was operating hundreds of miles behind enemy lines.

  • 29 Sep 2011
  • From the section UK
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