15 The WWII Poems of Sapper John Frederick Smith
In April 1940 John went to France with the British Expeditionary Force as a sapper in the Royal Engineers. And he took his weapons of choice with him - gun, pencil and paper!
Poignant poetry of loyalty and comradeship, crafted during the London Blitz bombing!
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40 Four Brits & a Frenchman at Dunkirk plus Gallipoli
39 Stan Perry Listener Feedback and Quiz
38 Sergeant Eion McEwan - Paras WWII
36 WW2 Tank Captain Stanley Perry PART ONE
37 WW2 Tank Captain Stanley Perry PART TWO
35 Freddie Linacre WW2 veteran interview
34 Wartime Holidays WW2
33 Wartime Recipes and WRENS in WW2
32 Women at War, WW2
31 Child of War - An interview with Volker Wehrum, WW2
30 Queen Mary in WW2
29 Prisoner of War in WWII
28 Wilf Shaw RIP Tribute
27 Veterans Bennett and Cheall remember D-Day WWII
25 Sgt Rufty Hill meets Winston Churchill in WWII
24 Christmas at War, Bill Cheall
23 Wilf Shaw - WWII army veteran interview 3
22 Wilf Shaw - WWII army veteran interview 2