Fighting Rommel: Captain Mike Sadler by Sean Rayment
This is Mike Sadler’s story, one of five true-life recollections from the Second World War in Tales From The Special Forces Club.
The Special Forces Club is a fabled gentlemen’s club, based in the heart of London. It has a closely guarded secret: you have to be a genuine hero to be a member.
Mike Sadler was in Rhodesia working on a farm when he decided to join up and fight Hitler. He would become one of the legendary men in the Long Range Desert Group, roaming behind Erwin Rommel’s front line and causing havoc and confusion to the German Africa Korp. He would also go on to serve with distinction in the SAS. This is his story.
Mike Sadler's death brings tears, flowers and memories to The Rock at MSU
The cause of death is unknown at this time. The Michael Sadler Foundation announces his passing on Friday. The younger Sadler was killed in a car accident in Following his death, the Sadler family started a foundation in his honor. Michael Sadler Foundation realizes this mission by supporting scholar-athlete awards, establishing scholarships and presenting unique K educational programs. Any Corrections?
Mandatory Credit: MSU won Sad news struck Spartan and Cornhusker players, coaches and fans everywhere on Sunday morning as we learned that former punters Mike Sadler and Sam Foltz were killed in a car accident while leaving a punting camp in Wisconsin. This is a news release from police in Wisconsin on the crash that killed Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler: pic. Both Sadler and Foltz were pronounced dead upon arrival of the scene while the third passenger is still being treated. He was one of the best personalities in Michigan State Football history and will forever be remembered for his quirkiness and ability to make people laugh on the spot.
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But his legacy lives on. This year's event was called "Continuing the Legacy. The people that he touched and the people he influenced really understand that and want to keep his spirit alive. The Spartan community showed strong support at Sunday's event. In July , he was killed in a car crash in Wisconsin, where he was volunteering at a kicking camp to mentor young football players. The Michael Sadler Foundation was created after his death, and the annual celebration of life event raises money for the group.
Former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler, a four-time Academic All-American who ranks among the top punters in school history, died in a single-car accident in Wisconsin Saturday night, police said. He was Police said Sadler was the driver and that speed appeared to be a factor in the crash. Sadler was pronounced dead at the scene, as was Foltz, 22, who is from Greeley, Nebraska. He was released on Sunday. The accident, which occurred at about p. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Sadler family, his teammates, friends, coaches and Spartan Nation," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said in a statement.