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CONTENTS – Everyone’s War

Regular Features
  • Welcome
  • Centre News
  • Book Reviews
  • Journals for sale
  • The Last Post
Special Features
  • Blowing up BridgesDenis Swinney
  • Bridge to Freedom – Steven Tagg
  • Primasole bridge – David Talbot
  • Bridge to Tamarkan – Maurice Naylor
  • Irrawaddy River – Ken Jackson
  • The Keizer Bridge – Ken Tout
  • Action at Flushing – Patrick Churchill
  • The Myopic Generals – Ken Tout
  • Arnhem Survivor – Ron Brooker
  • The Last Flight – Dick Medhurst
  • Plunder on the rhine – Bert Holt
  • Varsity Blues – Chris Saunders
  • Crossing the Rhine! – Ken Tout
  • A Strange Meeting – George Mean
  • Trentham Camp – Graham Bebbington

Everyone’s War – Bridges and Rivers – Price is Plus Shipping



Denis Swinney - Army Captain

Denis Swinney Portrait

Denis was born in 1913 in Morpeth, Northumberland and went to Sedbergh school. He joined the Territorials in 1937 and was commissioned in the Royal Engineers, going to France with the 50th Northumbrian Division in January 1940. After the long retreat from Arras to Dunkirk he got his men away in folding boats from the beach at Bray Dunes. In April 1941 the Division went to the Middle East and event