Discussion in 'The Brigade of Guards' started by von Poop, Jun 18, 2013.
On this day.
18/06/44 Guards Chapel hit by V1.
Direct Hit: the Guards Chapel
Monday 10th July 1944
Official News sheet of 5 Coldstream Guards, No. 15:
Bomb Damage - London
Guards Chapel Memorial 18th June 1944
V1 Bomb Guards Chapel 18 June 1944
Read this last night in ''Something About A Soldier'' by Christopher Bulteel MC page 89 regarding the Horseshoe action.
Michael Mitchell had his leg blown off. (He was rescued , still alive, the next day; and by the following June , was back in England and fit enough to be in the Guards Chapel when it was hit and destroyed by a doodlebug. So died a good, unfortunate friend.)
Dundee Courier 26 December 1945
Liverpool Daily Post 10 July 1944
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer 10 July 1944
Leamington Spa Courier 14 July 1944
Western Mail 10 July 1944
Birmingham Daily Gazette 10 July 1944
Birmingham Daily Post 21 July 1944
Daily Herald 10 July 1944
The Sphere 15 July 1944
Illustrated London News 15 July 1944
Daily Mirror 10 July 1944
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