News updates connected with this war diary book lry and more
Some poignant updates, news stories and contacts since Dad wrote his WW2 diary and book.
Latest news bulletins on this war diary. Latest updates from families of WW2 soldiers add to Bill's war story
Various e-mails and contacts are received from time to time from visitors to this site which are not directly connected to Bill Cheall's war diary but still relate to his war story.
Read more about this comrade, who was KIA on Gold Beach on D-Day, following contact from Captain Linn's family.
Read more about this comrade, who was KIA after D-Day, following contact from Corporal Shaw's family.
Index of news bulletins on this war diary. More updates from families of WW2 soldiers
Read Wilf Shaw's incredible war story - Wilf is 92 years old!
Read Major Petch's letters home plus his Dunkirk story.
A WW2 soldier's war diary - Bill Cheall saw action at Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, First wave on Gold Beach on D Day and Hamburg. He had a Queen Mary voyage to Egypt and was wounded in action in Normandy. 50 Div WW2 soldier. World war 2 diary.
Fascinating hand-picked war stories which I come across from time-to-time. Not connected with Bill's war story.
Don Savage was a pre-war pal of Dad's. His family have been in touch and provided a wonderful photo of this fine young lad. Read about the crew and Lancaster plane he flew with. More on this story ...