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Chapter 2: Testing Securityicon for Story with photo

So I walked the whole way around, there was a deep moat with very dirty water all around the place, I...

Chapter 3: Colonel Montgomery

When I got there I was put into an ordinary infantry platoon on coast defences, my position was a big heavy...

Chapter 4: Arrested as an Irish Spy

Well I arranged it and suggested to him that from were we where in Chigwell if we dropped one man with a...

Chapter 5: Hassled by a Guards Division SNCO

To make matters worse from the first day I arrived, I arrived on Sunday and on Monday morning when I awoke...

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Chapter 6: My trip to Burma cut shorticon for Story with photo

On his first day round he came to my bed the sheet was pulled back, the nursing sister Captain with also...

Chapter 7: From Wales to Egypt

There are no NCOs or officers with them, so I have arranged a special train from Prestatyn to Liverpool...

Chapter 9: A new system for a POW campicon for Story with photo

After a few months at that camp I was transferred to another camp again near Geneva on the Canal Zone and...

Chapter 10: A wedding and some funeralsicon for Story with photo

Then I had to arrange to do the same thing with the District Commissioner in Jaffa, Palestine, so I had to...

Chapter 11: Journey's Endicon for Story with photo

I was good at studying, I finished up actually as Director of Lyle and Kinahan in charge of their wine and...

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