OPERATION MINCEMEAT: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
In 1943, from a windowless basement office in London, two brilliant intelligence officers conceived a plan that was both simple and complicated. The plan, called Operation Mincemeat and chronicled here, aimed at deceiving the Nazis that the Allies would attack southern Europe by way of Greece or Sardinia, rather than Sicily. 16 pages of photos.
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