Album 1 Photos (5 of 58)

After dad had completed his basic training he was sent to joint the 3rd Battalion Grenadier Guards in Palestine. This he did by travelling by train to Toulon in France then picking up a troop ship to Naples, then Malta and onto Benghazi in Egypt and thence Palestine.

These photos are of his time in Toulon in France.

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This is dad almost 70 years ago to the day. 1946 HJLMansellFA1P8_0004-Edit1946 HJLMansellFA1P8_0005-Edit

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South Londoner struggling with life, art and photography.
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