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by Alan Newman

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Contributed by 
Alan Newman
People in story: 
george dillon
Location of story: 
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Background to story: 
Civilian
Article ID: 
A4461617
Contributed on: 
15 July 2005

this story was submitted to the people's war site by a pupil, Thomas Hopson at Esher High School on behalf of George Dillon. (George Dillon died 2001)

one night we were riding down a narrow road with trees on both sides we were dilivering a package to another army base. we came to a halt because there was a tree spread across the road. before we knew it we were being fired at by germans which were hid in the trees. my friend got shot in the arm and I got shot in the foot. i thought we go round the tree but they were was fire from both sides of the road in the end i tried to get round the tree and luckly we did when got to the base later that night we were fixed up and feed quit good.

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