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May 6, 2019

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings with memoirs about the tough training for D-Day and stories about Landing Craft Tanks delivering their cargo of hardware and humans to the battle-strewn beaches.

"We had delivered to Juno and Gold and were returning our Landing Craft Tank to England. We were close...


Apr 19, 2019

A final dose of fun and adventure with hero Wilf Shaw.

"We're done for" said Wilf's mate as a cloud of desert dust appeared on the horizon, signifying the approach of a very large force of enemy troops.

"One day, on board ship, they decided to run a Battalion boxing tournament and Sgt O'Grady asked the assembled company...


Mar 1, 2019

The extraordinary turns of events that brought four Brits to the shores of Dunkirk at the same time as a Frenchman.

Great Unpublished History! 

 

Fred Bates interview on YouTube

https://youtu.be/g4365J5p5xY

 

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Dec 23, 2018

A bonus episode with listener feedback on the Capt Stan Perry interviews, episodes 37-38 plus end of year WW2 history quiz!

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Dec 15, 2018

The late Eion McEwan was a member of the 5th Scottish Parachute Battalion. We’re going to hear about his adventures in France, Italy, Greece, Singapore and Indonesia.

And what a great new set of revelations we’re about to learn about the war! There’ll be some paradoxical encounters with Greek resistance fighters...