The archival material of the Mosquito Aircrew Association (MAA), founded in 1991 by Eric Atkins DFC, was transferred to the care of the Centre with a handover ceremony at the Mosquito Aircraft Museum, London, in August 2000
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This issue’s cover theme introduces a few of our Second World War veterans who served in the Royal Artillery (RA).
Christmas cards and Christmas menus were a feature of the Season across the Christian world and beyond – War simply made some more poignant.
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Cover :- Two stokers are looking through a hole which was blasted in the side of submarine HMS Shakespeare during a battle in the Indian Ocean. For the full story, see Last Post on the back cover. (Gritten, J)
The cover theme for this issue of Everyone’s War focuses on material donated by servicemen who were held in captivity during the Second World War.
Further references – Journal 40 POW
Some good reads on POW Experiences.
The cover theme for this issue is the airborne landing at Arnhem, the vanguard of Operation Market Garden.
D-Day 75 – In this year of the 75th Anniversary of D-Day we remember what took place – why not join us and keep these memories for the future generations so that they will know from first hand voices what occurred.
D-Day 75 – Please support us – those who were there are becoming few but while we hold their memories and memorabilia we will keep their thoughts and feelings alive and available for all to share.
The ninth in our so far 38 Journals – D-Day – available in print. Written with the voices of those who were there.