Lt Colonel David Stirling DSO. Founder of the SAS (Special Air Service). Stirling often led from the front, during hit-and-run operations and organised deals to sell British weapons and military personnel to other countries after the war and was the founder of the PMC (Private Military Company) KAS International.
John 'Jock' Lewes (1913-1941). Acknowledged by David Stirling as the co-founder of the SAS. Jock Lewes also invented the "Lewes Bomb" a special sabotage weapon, a combined blast and incendiary charge calculated to do maximum damage to aircraft; made of a mixture of thermite and plastic explosive.