We have just acquired two Second World War escape maps, one of Germany into Poland, with the tip of Italy on the reverse, and one which is of all of Italy. 9 more words
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In for a penny, In for a pound : The Adventures and Misadventures of a Wireless Operator in Bomber Command (1)
I haven’t written a book review before, but last week I was quite struck by this particular book, entitled “In for a penny, In for a pound : The Adventures and Misadventures of a Wireless Operator in Bomber Command” written by Howard Hewer. 793 more words
Windsor’s Vincent Sature did not have to return to war.
But he did, and he pushed for one of the most dangerous assignments in the Second World War, and now he lies in a near-forgotten grave on a tiny island in the North Sea. 908 more words
In my Last Post, I told you what I had been up to of late. I have always been very impressed by a fellow teacher and friend of mine, Simon Williams, who has researched at very great length the young men from the High School killed in the First World War: 335 more words