Every operation that Lieutenant Don Lockton sent his platoon into became a disaster. They were flung back with heavy casualties; they blundered into unknown minefields. Everything that could go wrong did, until some of the old hands began to reckon he was sending them to their deaths. So Don made up his mind that if his men weren’t to come back, then he wouldn’t come back either. From that day on, he took every risk he could – and the Nazis never knew what hit them!