Charlie Chan at Treasure Island (1939)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Tuesday 23rd February – Saturday 27th February 1943

Click here for entry for Thursday 18th February (cont.) – Monday 22nd February 1943 Tuesday Feb 23 Day 689 Usual training during morning.  Outgoing draft last posted up – am returning to Maadi tomorrow.  Spent afternoon packing & getting ready etc. … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Tuesday 23rd February – Saturday 27th February 1943

Chad Hanna (1940)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Thursday 18th February (cont.) – Monday 22nd February 1943

Click here for entry for Saturday 13th February (cont.) – Thursday 18th February 1943 … groves and then continued through the village.  Pictures at night “Dick Tracy’s  G-Men”.  Terrible performance. Friday Feb 19 Day 685 Too wet for training in open … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Thursday 18th February (cont.) – Monday 22nd February 1943

That Night in Rio (1941)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Saturday 13th February (cont.) – Thursday 18th February 1943

Click here for entry for Saturday 13th February 1943 … sermon which caused the Jews to threaten to throw him over the cliffs of Mt Tabor sometimes known as the Mt of Precipitation.  In afternoon looked through French Convent which since … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Saturday 13th February (cont.) – Thursday 18th February 1943

Outside the Three-Mile Limit (1940)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 10th February – Friday 12th February 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 3rd February – Tuesday 9th February 1943 Wednesday Feb 10 Day 676 Paraded before Col. Stout for Medical Boarding – do not know what I got – if anything.  At night “A Very Young Lady” – Jane … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 10th February – Friday 12th February 1943

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 27th January (cont) – Tuesday 2nd February 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 20th January – Wednesday 27th January 1943 Wednesday January 27 Day 662 … traveling to Jerusalem – passed through parts of Old City & around walls then onto Bethany – where Christ stayed with Mary … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 27th January (cont) – Tuesday 2nd February 1943

The Next of Kin (1942)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 20th January – Wednesday 27th January 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 13th January – Tuesday 19th January 1943 Wednesday January 20 Day 655 Farm trip cancelled owing to state of weather so spent most of day in writing.  Slowing catching up. Thursday January 21 Day 656 … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 20th January – Wednesday 27th January 1943

This Thing Called Love (1940)

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 13th January – Tuesday 19th January 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 6th January – Tuesday 12th January 1943 Wednesday January 13 Day 648 Fatigue in morning lasting one hour.  Had trip to Netanya in afternoon – small modern township about 12 miles distance.  Saw through Diamond Cutting … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 13th January – Tuesday 19th January 1943

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 6th January – Tuesday 12th January 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 30th December 1942 – Tuesday 5th January 1943 Wednesday January 6th Day 641 ??? confirmed – reinforcements arrived at Maadi – has smashed all hopes of returning soon.  Boys terribly disappointed.  Saw Roy (or Ray) Sutton … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Wednesday 6th January – Tuesday 12th January 1943