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The British paratroopers and commandos meet – à Sword Beach, Normandie / Normandy.

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Commando Comics - Sloggers War. Would-be British Commandos still wear these woollen "cap comforters" on the Commando Course. (And they still itch...)

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from Butter Baking

Chocolate hobnobs (oat cookies)

Mr Man is English. He grew up in London, and like a typical Englishman, he drinks a lot of tea. And likes to dunk biscuits (a.k.a. crunchy cookies) into it. In the beginning of our dating life, I f...

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WWII Fairbairn-Sykes British Commando Fighting Knife 1943

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Great Britain's Royal Marine Commandos

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NOTE pouches, pouch placement, clear front panel

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Blair ' Paddy ' Mayne. No British soldier in the Second World War was more decorated than Robert Blair Mayne – one of the six founder members of the Special Air Service (SAS). Blair Mayne (known inevitably as Paddy) was an exceptional Ulsterman, endowed with great physical strength, stature and uniquely swift reflexes, which he used with devastating effect – in the boxing ring, on the international rugby field, in the bars of Belfast and later in battle.

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British commando by ~anderpeich on deviantART

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WW1 British soldier advance across barbed wire in No Man's Land

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