Category Archives: 1940/09

September 26th 1940


Nothing of note. Letter from Tony Cotterill, Wana getting sniped and the other day 6 B.O.’s and 3 orderlies out exercising hounds were ambushed by 30 Dushmen at 200′ range. Two horses were hit and the remainder missed. However, Arthur … Continue reading

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September 12th 1940


Letter from Ma saying Hugh missing on 11th June. “He went on a raid in his Blenheim, the most glorious hot day and though no fighter was after him, he was under fearful A.A. barrage and went up to 7000′ … Continue reading

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September 5th 1940


Set off for Nasirabad on 30th. Took over train, but my lilo was punctured of course, and with John Stephenson I set off. Parted company at Lahore, where he went on to Solon. Got onto the metre gauge railway at … Continue reading

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