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Edinburgh Academy war service record 1939-1945.

Edinburgh Academy war service record 1939-1945.

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Published by Edinburgh Academical Club in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edinburgh Academy.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEdinburgh Academical Club.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21325987M

    commissioned, RAF (General Duties Branch) [short service commission] No. 10 Flying Training School (Tern Hill) pilot, Squadron RAF [The entry in the Operations Record book reads: ‘19th Sept. The National War Museum has several examples of his wartime work, including pictures he produced while on active service in Normandy in His series of Second World War portraits of members of the Home Guard is well-known. His portrait of Lance-Corporal Robertson of the Edinburgh Home Guard is on display at the National War Museum.

    Lt. William Blair 2nd Battalion Seaforth Highlanders (dth October ) William Blair was born in and studied at Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and Balliol College, Oxford. He enlisted in and was commissioned in into the Seaforth Highlanders. The London Scottish in the Second World War to by Barclay, C. N. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Belfast is a cruiser of the third Town Town class had originated in as the Admiralty's response to the Imperial Japanese Navy's Mogami-class cruiser, an 11,ton cruiser mounting fifteen 6-inch ( mm) guns with a top speed exceeding 35 knots (65 km/h; 40 mph). The Admiralty's requirement called for a 9,ton cruiser, sufficiently armoured to . - War Supplement to the Edinburgh Academy Register ; A Record of Those Who Served in His Majesty's Forces During the War, and of Those Who Have Entered the School Since Hardback. 4to. A good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt.


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