PIPERS ANSWERING THE CALL TO REMEMBER ‘THE FORGOTTEN DUNKIRK’

PIPERS ANSWERING THE CALL TO REMEMBER ‘THE FORGOTTEN DUNKIRK’

Pipers from all over the world have been signing up to pay tribute to the thousands of Scots who were killed or captured during “the forgotten Dunkirk” 80 years ago. The lesser-known battle of Saint-Valéry-en-Caux is being memorialised by three …

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Duncan Greig

Duncan Greig

Our father, Duncan Greig, enlisted with the Queens Own Cameron Highlanders in 1939 and was part of the the 51st Highland Division who were captured on 12th June 1940 at St Valery-en-Caux. According to confidential reports, Duncan’s first two attempts …

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William Stoddart

William Stoddart

My father, William, was a fusilier in the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers, who were the Divisional machine gun battalion. Like many, he was in the TA shortly before the war because he felt that he should get some training as WWII …

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L/Cpl John Grieve

L/Cpl John Grieve

My father, L/Cpl John Grieve, was with the Black Watch in the Regimental band, having joined in 1932. He was captured at St Valery in Jun 1940 and spent the next 5 years as a POW. He was stationed at …

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PIPERS ANSWERING THE CALL TO REMEMBER ‘THE FORGOTTEN DUNKIRK’

  Pipers from all over the world have been signing up to pay tribute to the thousands of Scots who were killed or captured during “the forgotten Dunkirk” 80 years (...)

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