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A Royal Artillery officer in Freetown

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posted on 2024-06-05, 19:35 authored by Their Finest Hour Project Team

Father served during 1939-1941 in Freetown Base, West Africa (Sierra Leone) and Ceylon.

Originally came from Plymouth - serving in a RA (Royal Artillery) Coastal Artillery Battery, based in Freetown.


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Items submitted: - Diary books - Photo album depicting West Africa - Separate photos of Freetown / Coastal Artillery Unit (Dates on the back)

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Shared at University of Plymouth, Plymouth on 15 November 2023.

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112670 | PLY033