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Husband Lost at Tobruk

My other son the twin boy ended up chairman and complete charge of a computing firm in Melbourne... Their...

One Tobruk Experience.

Experiences of an 8th Army Soldier in the Wessex Regiment

I served in 215/57 H.A.A. Battery R.A. from August 1939 until I was demobbed in 1946, travelling thousands...

Stuck in Tobruk June 1942

The staff officer, whose name Bill recalls bitterly, would have known that the German front line was...

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One death in Tobruk

Our retreat to the beach in from of the advancing tanks was not without incident. On the way to the beach...

Stukas over Tobruk

'I wouldn't want to leave you with the impression it was all beer and skittles as we were being...

Pumping fuel in Tobruk

Several times a night as the precious cargo was pumped ashore into thirsty browsers, valves would break,...

Stukas over Tobruk

"We were being subjected to more daily bombing raids by flights of Stuka bombers, usually about 12 in a...

Tea in Tobruk

One problem for Alan Jones was to improve the quality of the tea brewed in Tobruk... This was fine for...

Strange meeting in Tobruk

When Bob arrived in Tobruk shortly after the siege had been lifted, WO1 Alan Jones led the workshop...

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