War diary link to twitter account. Watch out for occasional war diary book tweets about a WW2 soldier story.
Fighting Through From Dunkirk to Hamburg war diary book story find-us-on-facebook

Research help - Indices for this war diary, book, biography and story

Link to Geoff's (Wonderful) Search Engine - Try this impressive search engine if you're looking to track a relative who was killed in action. It links into the Commonwealth War Graves database but offers a much more sophisticated choice of input fields to search on, including service number. World War 1939-45 and others. World War 2 army, story

Indices for this World War 2 army diary book:

Search tools:

A useful external page to assist anyone trying to trace a WW2 soldier, World War 1939 - 1945.

An internal search engine which helps you search for anything pertaining to a WW2 soldier, regiment or battle or anything covered by this war diary book of the second world war. Just enter a word and up will pop a conventional search engine output.

Other sites created and maintained by Paul Cheall:





A handy summary of cars tanks and aeroplanes of WW2 - thanks to Ben Brooks for the tip off!

Fighting Through from Dunkirk to Hamburg - A Green Howard's Wartime Memoir - War diary and book - World War 2 army story.
WW2 diary news - World war 2 book, diary, story
About Periscope project, D-Day diary, WW2 and more

Did you come here looking for something specific about the World War 2? Are you trying to trace a WW2 soldier, maybe in the Green Howards or East Lancs or East Yorks? Maybe they fought at Dunkirk or

D-Day or other battles that my Dad was in during the World War 1939-45?


You may find the site indices below  helpful. Alternatively, please contact me for assistance as I am keen to help.


If you have any information on Dad's former war comrades, please contact me.


Several WW2 links can be found on the links page to this biography and story which may further assist researchers.