Private Papers of A W Joscelyne

Catalogue number
  • Documents.1433
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Documents
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  • File: Weight 4.1 kg
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private papers

History note

Catalogue date 1987-05

History note

Cataloguer SNR

Content description

Ts memior (10pp) of his experiences sailing from Leigh on sea in Essex in the sailing barge THE SHANNON, 29 May 1940, to Dunkirk to help in the rescue of soldiers from the BEF, and a Ts account (3pp) of the experiences of his brother, also a civilian volunteer, who took part in the evacuation sailing the Leigh cockle boat RESOLUTION.

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