Category Archives: 1944/06

June 11th 1944


My posting through to SPAFU Ternhill, where they give you hell, so all the ex-pupils say! I go to town on Saturday night and go to ‘Barlows’, a pub upstairs in Chester, where one meets lots of women – I … Continue reading

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June 9th 1944 – Poulton


I move over to Poulton. “Ash” and I cycle into town and meet two dames of his staying at the Grosvenor. One Regina Grahame and Eve Porter, the former a Manchester typist with a shocking accent. We drink at the … Continue reading

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June 7th 1944


I go down to Cosford after quite a party with Jarvis the night before, and put up in the Mess there. I meet one F/L “Dicky” Dee who has been having treatment for burns for 13 months now, and we … Continue reading

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June 4th 1944


I am sent on four days leave, reporting to Cosford E.N.T. chap when it ends, so wire Sproats. The weather is bad so I have to go by train and arrive over in time for tea. Jarvis Blayney – F/L … Continue reading

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