1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Mick Mitcheal

Contributed by: Maria Wles, on 2008-11-06

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First Name Mick
Surname Mitcheal
Year of Birth 1903
Year of Death Unknown
Regiment 16th The Queen's Lancers
Place of Wartime Residence Greater London

Mick's Story

im writing about my grandad who was lost in action and my nan had a teligrame to say he was feared dead , then a time later he turned up on the door steap in full army uniform with th sand in his boots , he could not swim but he held on to the boat all the way home , for years my nan kept the sand in anenvolope on her purse , and when she died she still held this envolope close to her in her handbag xx

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