Operation Sealion was the codename for the planned German invasion of the United Kingdom.

Piece of CakeEdit

The NovelEdit

During Jacky Bellamy's visit to Hornet Squadron in early September 1940, she discusses the challenges of mounting an invasion, such as how to bring large numbers of troops across the English Channel, when to cross, and where to land.[1]

The miniseriesEdit

In early September 1940, the pilots and Skull discuss where to land an invasion force, and where to deploy them once they get ashore.[2]


  1. Piece of Cake (novel) Pages 650-654
  2. Episode 6