Group of soldiers Second World War c1940

Second World War 1939 — 1945
Nineteen Cherbourg men enlist in the Army.


  1. Damien Seden Reply
    Hi my family in Cherbourg is the Merediths, Daylights, Riley's, Combo & Fishers. My grandfather is Paul Meredtih. In the group picture of men of Chergbourg, who are these men names? Damien Seden

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