Tag Archives: Dennis McLoughlin

Operation Eclipse

Issue Number: 5198

To take out Germany’s strongest U-boat base would need a ship packed with explosives, a bunch of blokes with nerves of steel… and an eclipse of the sun. The eclipse could be counted on, but what about the cowardly captain and his crew of convicts? Could they do the job? They had to – thousands […]

Grenade!

Issue Number: 5050

The Mills Number 36 was the standard British infantry grenade of World War Two. Its operation was simple. The pin was pulled and the grenade thrown to explode seconds later and be forgotten about… or at least, that was the idea. But one particular grenade would never be forgotten by the men whose paths it […]