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Tales of courage from SAS war veterans

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 the diary, and has spoken to the last surviving veterans of the battles to free Europe from Nazi occupation.

  • 30 Sep 2011
  • From the section UK
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