British Press photo, operation, gauntlet, Canadian commandos 1941

British Press photo, operation, gauntlet, Canadian commandos 1941

Code: 11093

£55.00 Approx $69.53, €64.25
 

A rare press photo of operation gauntlet. The image shows Canadian commandos during the combined Norwegian, Canadian and British raid on Spitsbergen August 1941. The raid was a complete success and set the trend for further operations against occupied Europe. The photograph measures 20 x 15 cm.