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Lapin, Pekka. Pekka Lapin appeared in a number of stories in The Rover in 1940 and 1941, beginning with “White Fighters for Freedom and Finland” (The Rover, 1940).

Pekka Lappin is a Finnish ski champion. When the Russians invade Finland in 1939, Lappin and the English soldier Tom Payne lead a “ghost army” of Finnish soldiers against the invaders.

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