Sweet Water Canal - Ismailia (unknown date)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Thursday 18th June (cont) – Tuesday 23rd June 1942

Click here for entry for Sunday 14th June – Thursday 18th June 1942 Thursday June 18th  (cont.) … from mountains 2000 ft in height to sea.  Tiberias situation in Galilee very ???, mostly evacuees from Europe.  Lovely meadows & trees on … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Thursday 18th June (cont) – Tuesday 23rd June 1942

Grandad’s WW2 Diary – Summary of entries

No blog post today (as I don’t think this one really counts 🙂 ), but I have been working on a new page which is a summary of my Grandad’s WW2 Diary entries.  Thought this might be useful for those interested in the diary so they can easily find the more interesting entries.  Its a work in progress. Not all entries are listed, but most are, with a brief note of anything interesting within that particular series of entries. Grandad’s WW2 Diary – Summary of entries   Continue reading Grandad’s WW2 Diary – Summary of entries

That Certain Age (1938)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Monday 27th April – Saturday 2nd May 1942

Click here for entry for Sunday 19th April – Sunday 26th April 1942 Monday April 27 Day 386 Section stalking near Old Ruins.  Leave to Aleppo in afternoon.  Saw through bazaars.  Saw hand worked looms.  Bazaars much same as in Cairo.  Saw Deanna … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Monday 27th April – Saturday 2nd May 1942