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Places of interest mentioned in this World War 2 army biography and war diary book

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22nd Canadian Hospital, Southampton- Bill was operated upon here to remove the shrapnel when he was wounded after D-Day.

Avola - Landed here in the invasion of Sicily

Auchmore House, Killin, Scotland - Convalescent home.

Brugge, Belgium

Bushfield Camp, Winchester

Catterick Camp, Yorkshire

Corfe Castle

Dundee Royal Infirmary - Bill was taken here to recover from his wounds. Met Mary Wiseman.


Fairwater, Cardiff

Fenham Barracks near Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Glencorse Barracks

Gosforth racecourse

Gourock Port, Glasgow


Highcliffe Castle

Kabrit camp

Lytton Street, Middlesbrough

Mareham-le-Fen, Lincolnshire - Dad was stationed here for some time in 1942

Marton, near Morecambe - First Territorial Camp held here before war started.


North Africa

Primosole bridge

Princess Street, Edinburgh - Dad's first Hogmanay started here!

Qassasin Camp

Sidi Bishr camp


Southwold pier

Stirling railway station

The River Dochart in Spate, Killin, Scotland

Wadi Akarit, Tunisia, the location of a bloody battle

Wolfsburg House, Duisberg

Below are particular places of interest which are mentioned in the war diary, book and story. A full itinerary for this war biography is here.