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Volume 8 - No. 187 - August 18, 1944

In the Front Line near Cagny

Aug1944

In the Front Line near Cagny

In the front line near Cagny, south-east of Caen, men of the 2nd Army await the order to attack. Each carries a pick or shovel ready for instant digging-in on reaching new positions, and a D.R. stan

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I Was There! - We Shelled German Targets at 11 Miles Range

Aug1944

I Was There! - We Shelled German Targets at 11 Miles Range

There is at least one German who can vouch for the accuracy of the guns of the cruiser H.M.S. Arethusa during the bombardment of Normandy. This unfortunate Hun was perched on the top of a chimney stac

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Britain's Colonies in the War: No. 12 - Gambia

Aug1944

Britain's Colonies in the War: No. 12 - Gambia

Linked with Britain for over 350 years, since 1588 when Queen Elizabeth granted a patent to English merchants to trade with the country, is Gambia in West Africa, which became a Colony in 1888. After

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