Rocliffe writing a letter

All I can say is that he was very keen on football and I feel sure that he would have played a huge part in any matches that were held within the camp.

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Stalag XXA (312) Torun Podgorz (Thorn), Poland

He reported a German officer, oblivious to the the danger had made his way towards them down this road. He got in through a window and found three or four German solders all with wounds. If anyone has any information on the Middlesex Regiment we would love to hear from you as we are trying to find as much information as possible.

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Stalag XXA (312) Torun Podgorz (Thorn), Poland

He did tell me he was part of a bren-gun unit? I have a photograph of Dad and the rest of his hut? He was a drummer with Cameron Highlanders Territorials Pipe Band, and as he was 18, he got called up to take place of the 17 year old tip drummer.

I have his dog tags and his number is They had all been shot. They were liberated by the Americans in a small town outside Hanover after walking miles. I imagined this was possibly from the Franco Prussian war of They then turned on a small wireless set and waited for the enemy.

I would so love to hear from others whose parents and grandparents may have been there with him and who might appear in his letters or on the lists. He came from Dowlais South Wales, but after his marriage he lived in Oldham.

Rev Joan Foster Add to this record. Vivien Orriss Add to this record. The prisoners were then returned to the wagons having not been allowed to eat any of the food. He was a POW there until where he joined the exodus to the west and was killed by an Allied aircraft attack on his column along with approximately 33 other POWs.

Brown, Walter Vasey first on the right. He told me about the long march and how he and his mate Ken tried several unsuccessful escapes. A group of German solders entered the room where Frank was and he believed were about to shoot him until a wounded solder shouted something.

He ordered his platoon sergeant to retire in a motor vehicle with all the platoon except nine men who were then engaging the enemy to cover the retreat of the rest of the platoon.

I had a small understanding of the German language learnt at school which I improved on and I became on of the interpreters who were in short supply. Digital copies of Group photographs, Scrapbooks, Autograph books, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters, postcards and ephemera relating to WW2.

Those that did were found the following morning. Adams Add to this record.

His platoon bren-gunner fired a burst and this officer was instantly killed.The website of the Bronte Parsonage Museum and Bronte Society, Whats on at the Bronte Parsonage Museum Haworth West Yorkshire and What events are being run by the Bronte Society in the UK, Bronte Society and Bronte Parsonage News releases, Description of online services.

Stalag XXA (also called in the early part of the war) was situated at Torun (Thorn) in Poland, where there were a number of defensive forts. The website of the Bronte Parsonage Museum and Bronte Society, Whats on at the Bronte Parsonage Museum Haworth West Yorkshire and What events are being run by the Bronte Society in the UK, Bronte Society and Bronte Parsonage News releases, Description of online services.

Stalag XXA (also called in the early part of the war) was situated at Torun (Thorn) in Poland, where there were a number of defensive forts.

Sarah Courtauld, the author of the BUCKLE AND SQUASH series, is a fresh and funny new voice in children's agronumericus.com won the Funny Women Comedy Writing Award in and the BAFTA/Rocliffe New Writing Forumjudged by a panel including Jennifer Saunders and Chris Addison.

Sarah Courtauld, the author of the BUCKLE AND SQUASH series, is a fresh and funny new voice in children's agronumericus.com won the Funny Women Comedy Writing Award in and the BAFTA/Rocliffe New Writing Forumjudged by a panel including Jennifer Saunders and Chris Addison.

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