Normandy - A successful Recce Patrol
Unit/ Formation: 46 Cdo RM
Period/ Conflict: World War II
Date/s: 8 July 1944
Task To answer the following questions:-
(i) Is there any wire fwd of enemy's FDLs along line of hedgerow 142770 - 141772?
(ii) If so, what type and thickness of wire - is it a Bangalore task.
(iii) Distance of obstacle from line of FDLs.
(iv) Are there any indications of mines - in the wire, or fwd, or in rear of it?
(v) What is the best route for a small raiding party up to line of FDLs.