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Stan Curtis in Mombasa, the following year

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Stan Curtis D.J.X 155077
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Mombasa, Kenya
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Royal Navy
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06 December 2005

This photo was taken of Stan in Mombasa - 1945

Stan Curtis Medals Awarded 1939 - 45
Star, Atlantic Star, African Star, Italian Star,Burma Star, Victory medal, Long Service and Good Conduct Medal

Period of Service 1935 - 1953

Ships served in: HMS Drake, Lucia, Ramillies, Resolution, Honesty, Gosling, Royal Aurther, Cumberland, Hermes.

This photograph was submitted to the People’s War site by Becky Barugh of the BBC Radio Shropshire CSV Action Desk on behalf of Stan Curtis and has been added to the site with his permission. The author fully understands the site's terms and conditions.

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