Author:GUY SMITH, MIKE CROSS

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1956 ORIGINAL HANDWRITTEN RETROSPECTIVE JOURNAL DETAILING THE EXCITING AND GRIPPING EVENTS OF OPERATION MUSKETEER, AN ANGLO-FRENCH PLAN TO CRIPPLE THE EGYPTIAN AIR FORCE DURING THE SUEZ CRISIS

By: GUY SMITH, MIKE CROSS

Price: $4,455.99

Publisher: SUEZ CANAL ZONE, SINAI PENINSULA, 1956

Seller ID: 0009087

Condition: Good


On offer are a number of exceptional documents directly related to Operation Musketeer, an Anglo-French plan for invasion during the Suez Crisis of 1956. They include a 17 page handwritten diary of a National Servicemen (Guy Smith) onboard the aircraft carrier HMS Eagle, the center of the Mediterranean Fleet on standby in case of invasion. There are also two letters, from much more recently (only one is dated, on 2011). The first letter is from the wife of the Mr. Smith, explaining a bit more about the person behind the diary. The other is from a man who was onboard the HMS Dalrymple, also par... View more info