"And so, as the bombs fell around him, this heroic British undertaker sat in his own grave, wearing his swimming trunks and a helmet, drinking a nice cup of tea."
Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory - Ben Macintyre

-Operation Mincemeat by Ben Macintyre

 

This refers to Major Derrick Leverton, quite possibly my favorite person to have read about in this book.