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Battle of Britain 75 Years ago.

A flypast involving Spitfires and Hurricanes has taken place to mark 75 years since the decisive encounter of the Battle of Britain. A service was also held in London’s St Paul’s Cathedral to commemorate the anniversary. In the fight the … Continue reading

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A Story Worth Sharing

  I thought this cute little story was worth sharing —————————————- The 12 year old soldier of the Great War: In 1916 a 12 year old boy walked into the Recruitment Office and signed up. I can’t recall which regiment … Continue reading

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Preface to Lily & Me. In Remembrance.

As I prepare to launch my latest book “Chapter XXI. Armageddon” I thought a re-post of the preface from my first book might be of interest to some of my readers. As we are once again nearing Remembrance Day,  and … Continue reading

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Battle of the Atlantic Sunday

I always think of this day as very special, Those brave mariners that plied the North Atlantic to keep the British Isle fed will forever be remembered. It was the longest battle of the Second World War, the longest naval … Continue reading

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