I've been working on an OCR application to transcribe Overlord/WW2 documents from the UK National Archives, I've started uploading my progress so...
In researching the history of my cricket club (Timperley CC in Manchester) I have found a member who won the DFC in WW2.
His name was O.D.B Coe...
SHAKESPEARE, GEORGE EDWARD
Date of Death:
Thought I'd post this in 1940 (mods please move if appropriate)
Bert Evans D Coy 2nd Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment has died, age 92
pictire taken shortly before or after the previous one, showing the rabble of Stanleys platoon combing hair and messing about, notice the tan...
note very small amount of official KD shirts, most are wearing US khaki cotton twill shirts, war aid perhaps?
with the unlined color to his battledress and the fact the lot are passport sized I'd guess these are some of the first photographs of him in...
"Fez-tivities, ISMAILIA, EGYPT, FEB. 9th '46"
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