Every soldier who participated in Operation Overlord carried with him a letter written by Eisenhower which urged them all to victory. Read the whole article.
Wilson, Frederick (Fred)
Fred Wilson (T/293590) was born 31 March 1922. He enlisted 23 October 1941 at the age of 19 and got his training in Chesterfield and Eckington.
In 1943 he was posted to Border Camp Aldershot and later to the 43 Div to Kent. His job was waterproofing... Read full story!