EXERCISE TIGER

Poet John Pemberton visited Slapton with his wife and was inspired to write a poem about Exercise Tiger - opens in new window

Another Peace

In a letter (e-mail) from Canada, Nick Osgood relates some of the events leading up to Exercise Tiger in this wonderful short story.

Encounter with America         by Nick Osgood

The following are versions of of the events that took place during the evacuation period. We should like to acknowledge the assistance of the Centre of Military History, United States Army, Washington DC for the first two articles and the WW2 Oral History Archive for the remainder.

Exercise Tiger article 1: credits and copyright are acknowledged in the  document.

Personal Account of Exercise Tiger article 1: credits and copyright are acknowledged in the  document. (not for the faint hearted!)

Personal Account of Exercise Tiger part 2: credits and copyright are acknowledged in the  document. (not for the faint hearted!)

Personal Account of Exercise Tiger article 2: credits and copyright are acknowledged in the  document.

The Exercise Tiger National Commemorative Foundation is a Site worth viewing too.

If you have any comments about the above or  would like to present your  own versions of  events, we would would be pleased to hear from you via E-mail   or via the address on the contact page.