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The BBC News| September 4th 1939

SS Athenia is sunk outward bound to the United States.   Listen to the BBC news for this day 80 years ago!

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The King’s Speech – 3rd September 1939

80 years ago today King George VI delivered this speech addressing Britain’s involvement in World War II.

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WW2 Memories of Alec Anthon by Jane Akshar

The story below has been sent to us by Jane Akshar, in her words she describes her father and him serving during WW2. “Shawali Pascha, Cairo; Aboukir, Almaza, Jerusalem, Nairobi, Somalia faded names from the back of black and white … Continue reading

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