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Jul 24, 2017

15 The WWII poems of Sapper John Frederick Smith  |

Great, unpublished history!  |

In April 1940 John went to France with the British Expeditionary Force as a sapper in the Royal Engineers.  |  And he took his weapons of choice with him - gun, pencil and paper! |

Poignant poetry of loyalty and comradeship, crafted...


May 8, 2017

Danger - Unexploded Bomb! 

Great, unpublished history! 

WWII

The story of one man’s brave war against unexploded bombs in wartime London, during the 1940 Blitz: Brian Moss, Platoon Sergeant in 233 Field Company, Royal Engineers. 

"Imagine the shock when your pick clangs against steel. You wonder if you have started...