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When combined operations planners considered the proposed raid on the radar station at bruneval it was suggested that the raid might be undertaken not by commandos, but by paratroops. If a single drive fails, it can be rebuilt from the parity and the data on the remaining drives. The men of c company, 2 nd battalion of the 1 st british airborne brigade, led by major john frost, are jumping into occupied france. Operation biting also called the bruneval raid began on the evening of 27 february 1942 when twelve bombers took off from raf thruxton beneath a full moon.
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