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Frederick Bailey Royal Marines 1943 War Diary


Young Fred’s war diary is a record of him serving at the start of 1943, aged 22 years old, in the Royal Marines Division… 6,123 more words

My Narcissist -Pt 2

So that was that, his relationships with the other women had fallen apart, the mother of his daughter was very angry and they were fighting over custody. 372 more words

Talking 'Bout a Resolution

A New Year. Time for resolutions. So. Number one was decided back in Melbourne, to explore some of the South London suburbs on my doorstep. One of these days I plan to move, and as my own neighbourhood is fast becoming too expensive for me, these explorations may well inform where I live out the rest of my life. 600 more words


@mallgalleries #sketchbook #watercolour @RMA1664 #RoyalMarines #DampDay #RoyalInstituteOfOilPainters 

Well this is where my two worlds collide! Sketching the only Royal Marine memorial in London, which sits directly outside the Mall Galleries….which was my next stop yesterday as I went to see the fabulous RIO exhibition which is currently showing! 150 more words

Plein Air Work.