BirthdayDecember 0, 1921

Celebrity biographies

  1. About W. Stanley Moss

    Full name: W. Stanley Moss
    Also known as: William Stanley Moss, Moss, William Stanley
    Professions: British Army officer
    Nationality: British
    Occupation: Soldier, writer and traveller

  2. W. Stanley Moss Measurements

    Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

  3. W. Stanley Moss Death information

    Died: Monday, 9th of August, 1965 (Age: 44)

  4. W. Stanley Moss Biography

    Ivan William Stanley "Billy" Moss MC, was a British army officer in World War II, and later a successful writer, broadcaster, journalist and traveller. He served with the Coldstream Guards and the Special Operations Executive (SOE) and is best known for the Kidnap of General Kreipe. He was a best-selling author in the 1950s, based both on his novels and books about his wartime service. His SOE years are featured in Ill Met by Moonlight: The Abduction of General Kreipe, (also adapted as a British film released under the main title) and A War of Shadows. Moss travelled around the world and went to Antarctica to meet the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition.A short biography, Billy Moss: Soldier, Writer, Traveller - A Brief Life by Alan Ogden, was published in 2014 as an Afterword to A War of Shadows.

  5. W. Stanley Moss Family

    Spouse: Sophie Moss

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