Grandad’s WWII Diary – Sunday 13th June (cont.) – Friday 18th June 1943

Click here for entry for Wednesday 9th June – Sunday 13th June 1943 …and others here from Maadi – good old yarns (stories) with them – little guard done.  W Leathem now sergeant.  Evening had short stroll along Sweet Water Canal. … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Sunday 13th June (cont.) – Friday 18th June 1943

Start of Nurses Donkey Derby - 2 General Hospital - El Ballah

Grandad’s WWII Diary – Photos of Gala Day at El Ballah – Saturday 5 June 1943

In my Grandfather’s diary entry from Saturday 5 June he wrote “Gala Day at Lido Club” – several races & Polo matches.  Egyptian band in attendance – played quite well.”    During this time he was acting as a guard … Continue reading Grandad’s WWII Diary – Photos of Gala Day at El Ballah – Saturday 5 June 1943