Saturday, January 23, 2021
Text Size
1099784256-4.jpg
1100044619-4.jpg
43.jpg
rangoon4.jpg
17.jpg
1099784282-4.jpg
1099784535-4.jpg
1115202012-4.jpg
1099784183-4.jpg
1099784462-4.jpg
1099784491-4.jpg
Burned_Wellington_2.jpg
28 - John Moran in Left.jpg
1099960984-119.jpg

Wartime Memories & Stories

Default Image

Tug Wilson (356 Squadron)

Tug Wilson I was born on the 7th November 1923. Though my birth certificate reads Alfred I was always called Tug. It is something to do with all Wilson's being called Tug, my dad was called old Tug and I was called young Tug. At school I only answered to the…
Default Image

How I Didn't Win the War

This is a true story, enjoy it and remember, these are true words. How I Didn't Win The War By David Golding Some years ago my younger son Paul became a vociferous critic of the "A" bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, so much so that I got rather fed up with…

Albert Cranthorne 178 Squadron RAF
thumb_New_Arrivals_1 thumb_New_Arrivals_2
thumb_New_Arrivals_3 thumb_New_Arrivals_4
thumb_New_Arrivals_5 thumb_New_Arrivals_6
These pictures were drawn shortly after Albert arrived at 178 Squadron. They were drawn on wartime notepaper and are now badly faded. Albert has been able to restore them on the computer and they appear almost as good as new. They still capture the atmosphere of the time!
comments