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The COPP Monument on Hayling Island
The COPP Monument on Hayling Island - by Alan Whitehead ©
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Photographer: © Alan Whitehead (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(14th November 2021)
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The COPP Monument on Hayling Island

In World War 2 a top secret Combined Operations Pilotage Parties unit of volunteers (COPP) based on Hayling Island carried out secret operations in support of the war effort, achieving many extraordinary exploits and winning over 90 medals. Their missions safeguarded the lives of thousands of Allied servicemen on campaigns such as the D-day Landings.
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Comment by poePremier Member! Click for more info..(28th November 2021)

Fabulous image and info Alan

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