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The Assassins of Alexandria

On the night of the 10th November 1941 two submarines stealthily left the harbour at Alexandria and headed for Northern Libya. On board were 53 Commandos and 6 Special Boat Service operatives.

Underway was one of the most audacious missions of the entire Second World War – a secret attempt to assassinate Hitler’s top General – Erwin Rommel. If they succeeded, it could alter the course of the entire conflict.

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