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#1 Holtsedge

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 02:43 PM

Hiya all, I'm from Holford Somerset, an amateur village history researcher with particular interest in our villages wartime past. Just posting here to say Hi :)
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#2 RemeDesertRat

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 02:49 PM

Hi and welcome to the forum.
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#3 4jonboy

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 03:51 PM

Hi and a warm welcome

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#4 Drew5233

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 04:25 PM

Helloooooooooo
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Posted 13 March 2012 - 04:32 PM

Welcome to the forum
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#6 Holtsedge

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 04:44 PM

Thanks Guys
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#7 Gage

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 08:04 PM

How do and welcome.
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'There I stood at the bar, wearing a Mae West, no jacket, and beginning to leak blood from my torn boot. None of the golfers took any notice of me - after all, I wasn't a member!' Kenneth Lee - after being shot down on the 18th August 1940.

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#8 Smudger Jnr

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 08:39 PM

Hello and welcome to the forum.

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#9 RosyRedd

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 10:27 PM

Hello! Welcome to the forum :)
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#10 Mike L

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 10:46 PM

Hello and welcome.
Can you share anything of Holford's wartime history?
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#11 Oggie2620

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Posted 13 March 2012 - 10:50 PM

Welcome to the forum. Will be interesting to see what you have found out about our past.
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:poppy: RIP Sgt Edgar William Harvey RNZAF and his crew :poppy:

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 03:34 AM

Hi Holtsedge,
I was in the Somerset L. I. in 1944, but I never set foot in Somerset
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#13 Peter Clare

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 10:20 AM

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In remembrance of my father Sgt S. Clare R.A.F Missing from operations 13th August 1942. Never Known, Forever Loved.


#14 Holtsedge

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 12:47 PM

I certainly can Mike, below is the link to our website, enjoy!
Holford at War
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#15 Mike L

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 03:06 PM

Very interesting, Holtsedge. Thanks for posting the link.
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#16 Steve Mac

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 03:28 PM

Welcome to the forum Holtsedge - enjoy!

Best,

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#17 Holtsedge

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 10:09 PM

Ha Ha would you believe it!!
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