Jump to content


Photo
- - - - -

The fading finest hour?!


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 The_Historian

The_Historian

    Pillboxologist

  • TrusteeOKF Trustee
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 14,032 posts
  • LocationStirling, Scotland

Posted 19 August 2010 - 03:15 PM

I was actually shocked when I read the shop assistant's comment near the bottom. :eek:
"While memories of the Battle of Britain remain fresh in the minds of The Few who flew, and the staff who supported them, veterans fear its significance could soon be forgotten by others."
BBC News - A fading finest hour?
Regards,

Gordon

#2 C.Evans

C.Evans

    Expert

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 25,883 posts

Posted 19 August 2010 - 04:53 PM

Thats quite sad indeed. I sure wish that these folks would start putting their memories down on parper and or print ti out before its all lost to the ages.
Lost are only those, who abandon themselves) Hans-Ulrich Rudel.
:snoopy: :ww1ace:
Posted Image

#3 ULITHI

ULITHI

    Ace

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,753 posts
  • LocationAlbuquerque, New Mexico

Posted 19 August 2010 - 05:13 PM

I was actually shocked when I read the shop assistant's comment near the bottom. :eek:


In College, during an intro-American history class, I had to explain to a girl sitting behind me what the Pearl Harbor attack was about right before we took a test dealing with the war. :mad:
Have a good one,
Darren




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users