//
you're reading...
Grandad's WWII Diary

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Monday 31st May (cont.) – Friday 4th June 1943

May 31 - June 4

Click here for entry for Friday 28th May – Monday 31st May 1943

… both been sent through Cook & Son – believe are from Marg, other Erin & Rona.

Tuesday June 1

Day 786

Definitely known that Div. around at Maadi – rumours that after first lot is returned the rest follow on – all at home by election in Nov.  Swimming at canal – several large ships passing through – also American Battle Ship.  Did not walk home today.  In evening continued writing.

Wednesday June 2

Day 787

Something to Sing About (1937)

Something to Sing About (1937)

Today seven boys in guard received word that going home by first ship – all married and some over in 1st, 2nd, 3rd.  At night farewell social for Matron Brown – sisters and staff leaving for home.  Until ten o’clock ??? etc then supper continuing with dance.

Thursday June 3

Day 788

Hottest day for several weeks – simply lovely swimming at canal – decided too hot to walk home so caught lorry.  Received parcel from Arthur Park – very nice.  At night YMCA Pictures – James Cagney in “Something to Sing About” – really very poor – did not suit the role.

Friday June 4

Day 789

Boys returning home left today for Maadi – seven off guard.  Swim in afternoon walking back – at night wrote to Marg’s mother.

Click here for entry for  Saturday 5th June – Tuesday 8th June 1943

Advertisements

About The Sock Mistress

Slight fixation with socks. At last count, I had enough pairs of socks to last 14 weeks without having repeat a pair. IT geek by profession. Disney nut. 3rd world loan shark (http://Kiva.org ). Finds humour in the inappropriate. Holiday planner extraordinaire. Mum to doglets. Crazy Dachshund lady.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,414 other followers

Follow me on Twitter

Sausage #dog butt #dachshund .
.
#dogs #dogsofinstagram @dachshundsinparadise #dachshundsofinstagram #cute #alice Nearly every night Webster makes a new web - s/he has been with us since January and has grown a fair bit since he took up residence #spider #goldcoast .
.
#queensland #australia #insect #bug #nature #wildlife #webster #web Green tea flavoured KitKat for dessert - curiouser and curiouser #chocolate #vietnam .
.
#vietnamese #food #nestle #greentea Notre Dame Cathedral #hochiminhcity #vietnam .
.
#travelphotography #travelblogger #travel #church #cathedral #religion #catholic #asia Delicious strawberry and mango smoothies #food #vietnam .
.
#vietnamese #smoothie #asia #foodporn #travel #travelblogger #travelphotography #hochiminhcity Iced #vietnamese #coffee #yum Delicious lunch at Veggie Saigon Restaurant #food #vietnam .
.
#hochiminhcity #vietnamese #travelphotography #travelblogger #travel #vacation #holiday #foodporn #foodphotography #asia Anyone know what these beautiful exotic red fruits are?  Photo taken in the Hoi An market #vietnam .
.
#market #vietnamese #unesco #hoian #holiday #vacation #travel #travelblogger #travelphotography Hoi An is so beautiful at night with the lanterns #vietnam #travel .
.
#vietnamese #hoian #holiday #vacation #travelblogger #travelphotography #market #unesco #lantern #pretty

Most Viewed Posts

%d bloggers like this: