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Archibald Maidment RAF Regiment 1942-44 War Diary


Archibald Charles Maidment was born on the 29th August 1909. He married Kathleen Pagdin in September 1941 and lived in Balfour Road Brighton Sussex. 16,864 more words

Second half of March and early April 1944

Three Latvian regiments, 1st, 2nd and 3rd, have been sent to the front and placed at the disposal of VI SS corps.  Those Latvian men living closest to the Latvian-Russian boarder have been declared politically untrustworthy, and therefore assigned to construction battalions away from the Russian front. 42 more words

World War 2

When he was my age my grandpa was fighting in the Warsaw Uprising ... and other stories.

Zoe and Z.A.P : Granddaughter and professor, veteran, leader, OBE, British citizen, Polish hero … 

From the introduction to the Polish documentary on Zbigniew Alexandri Pelcyznski… 1,157 more words


Soad Hosny (1944 – 2001)

Soad Hosny: Egyptian actress born 1944, on screen 1959 – 1991, committed suicide by jumping from a window in London in 2001.


Susan Denberg (1944 - 1967)

Susan Denberg and Peter Cushing in “Frankenstein Created Woman” (1967). Susan Denberg: born Dietlinde Ortrun Zechner in 1944 in Poland of NAZI-Austrian parents, raised in Austria. 144 more words


Angela Dorian

Victoria Vetri (born 1944): appeared in Playboy in 1967 as Angela Dorian, appeared in “When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth” (1970) as Victoria Vetri, sentenced to nine years in prison for shooting her husband (as Victoria Rathgeb). 35 more words