Tag Archives: Far East

Christmas Story 1944. ” That Wonderful Jeep.

In late 1944 we were living in one tiny furnished room in the port of Lowestoft. We had lost all our belongings months early when our London flat suffered a direct hit from one of the first V1 flying bombs. … Continue reading

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A Story to Remember

This story records what was probably the most frightening two minutes of my life. A Submariner’s Story (Sinking to Crush depth) It was a 0400 hrs on a Thursday morning in early April 1964. The day arrived just like a … Continue reading

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A Small World

It is indeed a small world. Yesterday with out friends Carl and Jan we took a drive to Murray Harbour where we enjoyed a great lunch. Across the road at church bazaar, I saw an elderly man getting out of … Continue reading

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