- Author : Ken Small
- Release Date : 27 September 1989
- Publisher : Bloomsbury Pub Limited
- Genre : History
- Pages : 224 pages
- ISBN 13 : 0747504334
Download or read book entitled The Forgotten Dead by author: Ken Small which was release on 27 September 1989 and published by Bloomsbury Pub Limited with total page 224 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. During the night of 27th April 1944, Exercise Tiger, a rehearsal for the D-day landings, took place off the coast of Devon. This supposedly routine exercise experienced a series of fatal blunders that allowed German E boats to intercept the convoy of landing craft. By dawn, nearly 1000 American servicemen, many young and untrained, had lost their lives.