Eileen (1917 – 2002) was the eldest daughter in the O’Leary/ Murphy family.
She was born in Hall street, Victoria, Ebbw Vale and was Baptised on the same day that she was born. 715 more words
On February 14, 1945, Margaret Horton, an member of the Royal Air Force’s Women’s Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF), was assigned a familiar job: sit on the horizontal stabilizer of a Spitfire to help hold the tail down while it taxied on a windy day. 248 more words
Two very good friends (a couple) have, in recent years, celebrated their birthdays with a themed party: two years ago it was a murder mystery party set in Casablanca in 1942; last year it was a Jeeves and Wooster cocktail party; this year is was another murder mystery, this time set in the east coast of Britain during the Blitz. 490 more words