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Thread #40287   Message #806566
Posted By: Roger the Skiffler
19-Oct-02 - 06:44 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Suvla Bay
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Suvla Bay
This has strong resonances in my family. My mother's oldest brother died at Gallipolli in WW1 (blown up, only some of his equipment identified,) and her youngest brother died in the battle for Crete in WW2 and is buried in the war cemetery there. Both were scarcely out of their teens.