Mentioned in dispatches

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Mentioned in dispatches

#1 Post by Brian » Tue Mar 05, 2013 2:28 pm

Thanks to Bill Hall for the following:

Not often you get to hold a real bit of history in your hand (have a look at the signature)

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This would link in with this obiturary

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Re: Mentioned in dispatches

#2 Post by xpaddy » Tue Mar 05, 2013 8:31 pm

Brian - whose signature is it?

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#3 Post by Brian » Tue Mar 05, 2013 9:56 pm

Yes Winston Churchill, then secretary of state for war.

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Re: Mentioned in dispatches

#4 Post by xpaddy » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:11 am

I would never have made that signature
out in a million years.

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