CAM 99 crossword solution – Action Stations by Nimrod
Churchill’s famous defiant speech of 4 June 1940 includes ‘… we shall fight on the SEAS and OCEANS, … in the AIR, [… on the BEACHES], … on the LANDING GROUNDS, … in the FIELDS and in the STREETS, …in the HILLS …’. The codenames of the beaches, west to east (UTAH, OMAHA, GOLD, JUNO and SWORD), the occasion (D-DAY) and the codename of the operation (NEPTUNE) were highlighted.
Winner: Joshua Dalby (King’s 2004)
Runners-up: Lisa Sadie (Homerton 1983), David Beamish (St John’s 1970)