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CONTENTS – Everyone’s War

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Regular Features
  • Welcome
  • Centre News
  • Book Reviews
  • Journals for sale
  • The Last Post
Special Features
  • Operation Pedestal – James Holland
  • A Victorious Tale Eric Such
  • A Lucky Ship – Douglas Hamby
  • Flying the Fleet Sadie’s – John Baillie Noble
  • An Indomitable Spirit – Laurie Conlon
  • Voyage in Dorset – Desmond Dickens
  • HMS Manchester – Alan Smith
  • Serving on the Cairo – Michael Sadd
  • From Ship to Sub – Dr Brian Prendergast
  • Ledbury Tales – Albert Hitchcocks
  • Hill’s Hunt – Roger Hill
  • Civilian Life in Malta – Marion Childs
  • ’Gash Bod’ Jack – Jack Halstead
  • The Siege of Malta – Frank Rixon
  • A Regiment in 2 Wars – Ken Tout
  • Le Trentham Camp – Graham Bebbington


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Eric Such - Fleet Air Arm

Picture of Eric Such

Eric Such was born in 1924 in Smethwick, Staffordshire and was educated at two schools, at the second of which, Crocketts Lane school, he was appointed School Captain, on leaving school at 14, Eric started at an engineering company, training as a pattern maker, but wanted to join up as soon as war was declared, although he was under-age.