Irish Warrior,

British Legend,

Forgotten Hero...

Robert Blair “Paddy” Mayne was a talented amateur boxer, Irish international rugby player who toured South Africa with the British Lions, and was a household name because of his incredible exploits in WW2.

Famed for his role in founding the SAS, his credit for single handedly destroying over 100 Luftwaffe aircraft on the ground behind enemy lines in Libya and Egypt, and his unimaginable heroism throughout the war