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Operation "FRESHMAN" 19 November 1942 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Freshman
A raid on the Vemork Norsk Hydro chemical plant in Norway was carried out Royal Engineer paratroopers.
Stamps: 24ᵖ Madonna and Child commemorative, issued 10 November 1992.
Special Handstamp: 50th Anniversary of Operation Freshman, BFPS 2341,The Emblem of the airborne forces Bellerophon mounted on the winged horse Pegasus, is in the centre.
Cover ref No: AF9 JS(AC)68