SOLDIER DID NOT FORGET MOTHER: JUST FLANDERS RECEIVED GIFT \ BIRTHDAY present sent off by her soldier son in ..

... SOLDIER DID NOT FORGET MOTHER: JUST FLANDERS RECEIVED GIFT \ BIRTHDAY present sent off by her soldier son in Flanders before the evacuation from Dunkirk has just been received by Mrs. A. Qreig, of Bonnygate, Coupar Angus. Fifeshire. The parcel, battered ...

Published: Thursday 27 June 1940
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: West Midlands, England
Type: Article | Words: 456 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Salvation Army in France

... thousands of British soldiers every week, and ten additional clubs in course of opening, no fewer than 45 were lost in the Flanders evacuation. They represent expenditure of between £3OXIOO and £40.000. Some 20 centres, however, remain open, mostly south the ...

Published: Saturday 15 June 1940
Newspaper: Portsmouth Evening News
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 431 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

TRINITY METHODIST CHURCH

... The bridegroom gave to the bride a necklace which had brought from Brussels where he had been stationed before the Flanders evacuation. The bridesmaid received a gold bangle and necklace her gifts. , As the happy couple left the church, the bride was ...

Published: Thursday 20 June 1940
Newspaper: Ormskirk Advertiser
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 927 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

SHIELDS M] IN DUNKIRK EPIC

... before breakfast today. NORTH SHIELDS - MAN'S 19 DAYS FIGHTING Safely Home From Flanders Pte. T. W. Elsdon of North Shields .7 , 11 i who took part in , the Flanders evacuation reached IlWarb7 home last night. - - He is a son of Mr and Mrs Cato of • 11 ...

Published: Saturday 08 June 1940
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Tyne and Wear, England
Type: Article | Words: 1218 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

W. T. CULVER

... W. T. CULVER `ZANY Tynemouth men are among the members of the gallant B.E.F. who took part in the Flanders evacuation and who are now known to be safe in this country. Several of these soldiers have been in the service since the start of the, war. News ...

Published: Wednesday 05 June 1940
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Tyne and Wear, England
Type: Article | Words: 279 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

“ We Shall Succeed ”

... whether the Canadians would continue as home defence troops England or join the B.E.F. in France. In a reference to the Flanders evacuation. Mr. Mackenzie King said the combined actions of the Allied armies, navies and air forces brought greater cause for ...

Published: Wednesday 05 June 1940
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: West Midlands, England
Type: Article | Words: 510 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

MORALE IS UNBROKEN

... among British soldiers in France, has just returned to London with graphic, stories of the gruelling days of the evacuation from Flanders. He is a son of Col. Abraham Davey, who owned a cycle business in the St Thomas district, and who was the first officer ...

Published: Friday 14 June 1940
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 635 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Monday. EXPRESS A ECHO June 3rd, imo

... Monday. EXPRESS A ECHO June 3rd, BISHOP GIVES THANKS TO THE B.E.F. Soldiers From Flanders Attend Exeter Church Parade ATTERED by their experiences In the Flanders evacuation, but benefited by their brief rest and refreshment in the city, many members the ...

Published: Monday 03 June 1940
Newspaper: Express and Echo
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1027 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Welsh Welcome For BJE*F* Men Evacuated From Dunkirk

... Welsh Welcome For BJE*F* Men Evacuated From Dunkirk From early morning to late at night Saturday troop trains reached Cardiff carrying several thousands of the heroes the Flanders evacuation. The majority of the trains passed through the city on their ...

Published: Monday 03 June 1940
Newspaper: Western Mail
County: South Glamorgan, Wales
Type: Article | Words: 1245 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

SWAM OUT TO SHIP, BOMBED

... that her husband. Private Thomas Rutherford, is reported missing after assisting in the defence of Calais during the Flanders evacuation. Private Thomas Rutherford, who is 35, is esperienced soldier, having served for seven years as a regular soldier, five ...

Published: Wednesday 12 June 1940
Newspaper: Newcastle Evening Chronicle
County: Tyne and Wear, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 307 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

OVER FRANCE

... OVER FRANCE ANOTHER North Shields B.E.F. soldier who took part in the Also Warning in . Flanders evacuation has returned home. Paris This Morning He is Sapper Robert Falconer Hardy (20), 011 l Sandringham Gar- Paris, Friday. dens, and is the only child ...

Published: Friday 07 June 1940
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Tyne and Wear, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 606 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

KEEPING CALM

... Special MONA’S QUEEN VICTIM Mr. Alexander Mills, pantryman, who lost his life when the Mone’s Queen was sunk during the Flanders evacuation, lived at 36 Fincham Road. Finch Lane, Liverpool. He was aged 58, was married, and had three children. He had been employed ...

Published: Saturday 08 June 1940
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Merseyside, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 379 | Page: 3 | Tags: none