Category Archives: world war 2

For Those In Peril On The Sea

Whilst visiting my children in the Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin) this week my attention was drawn to this lovely memorial to mariners from the Island who had lost their lives at sea; in war & in peace. Take care … Continue reading

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Certainty from Uncertainty: Planes & History

Sometimes the certainty of what we have now was secured by the uncertainty & sacrifice of days we have forgotten. Here are a few photos from my adventures today which were a timely reminder of the sacrifice made by others for … Continue reading

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D-Day – Freedom: Our Right?

06:30 6th June 1944  … 70 Years Ago Today … Operation Neptune Today commemorates D-Day. Nobody but those who were there can really appreciate what it meant or what it was like. Perhaps if we could capture a glimpse of … Continue reading

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