Unfortunately, towards the end of our stint here, I was admitted to Bangor Hospital in Edinburgh for two operations: one for nasal polyps and my tonsils taken out into the bargain.
He said the house was badly damaged and a car in the garage was destroyed. The cp expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of the BBC. Billy was in the R.
My two brothers Tommy and Freddy served in India, while my other Brother-in-law another Tommy was captured on active service with Melksbam Durham Light Infantry in Germany where he was made to work in the mines until the end of the war. In the summer of I transferred to Eastmoor Yorkshire.
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The cause of the fire is under investigation. While visiting my sister Jane and brother-in-law Billy who was also on leave at Blyth, a prolonged air raid began around midnight, the local goods yard being hit, but I made it back to camp safely the same night.
I enjoyed my time here and was sorry Peopel leave. Crews from four stations battled the blaze, which is thought to have started in a garage and then spread to the property.
On returning from leave one night my train was halted by cl huge air raid just south of York and the train was blacked out and put into a siding for the whole night. While waiting for my aircraft electrical course I worked in the gas centre distributing equipment and also did clerical work in the office A brief and not a very exciting time!
Having finished my course I moved on to Charterhall near Berwick where I did office work and a fire-fighting course. Story with photo Most of the content on this site is created by our users, who are members of the public.
We married on March 25th Back to the Melksnam I did a balloon course at Longbenton whilst working on the Jarrow balloon sites 19 and 20, where I spent six months winch-driving. From other local news sites. While I was in hospital my unit moved to Winfield, where I ed them after discharge.
A fire service spokesman said a man sustained burns to the face, while a woman was treated for shock. I worked on the runway hangers here until demobbed on 22nd May My friend Margaret and I visited Edinburgh on our time off.
Two people taken to hospital after Melksham house fire Published duration 13 January Two people have been taken to hospital after a fire broke out at a house in Wiltshire. It was a relief to be back home as all the time I was away I worried about my parents and the family left behind. C and was sent to help clear out Belsen concentration camp: an experience that he was never able to forget. After a brief period of leave I returned to my old job in Chester-le-Street, where I worked untilleaving to take up a post Amherst xxx women the Ministry of Pensions in Longbenton.
Soon after I met my husband-to-be Eddie, Peiple had worked in a reserved occupation during the war making tanks at Vickers Armstrong in Elswick, Newcastle. In the event that you consider anything on this to be in breach of the site's House Rulesplease. Recommended story What's this? Again, I enjoyed my time working here and made several friends.
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