SABOTAGE AT FORT COWAN
DURING WW2

 

Secret files released in the early 1990's revealed that intelligence investigators had stated that a scrub fire was deliberately lit at Fort Cowan during WWII so that the fort could easily be seen from the sea. It was a blatant act of sabotage.

REFERENCES

"Shadows Dancing - Japanese Espionage against the West 1939 - 1945"
by Tony Matthews

 

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