WHAT DOES “REMEMBRANCE DAY” MEAN TO ME?
My Father. Harry Danton. Gassed in WWI
My Eldest Brother. Peter. Royal Navy. WWII
My Second Brother. Tom. Royal Air Force. WWII
My Uncle Jim. British Army. Killed. WWI
My Uncle Fred. British Army. Killed. WWI
My Aunt Emma. Royal Air Force. WWII
My Neighbour. Billy Sheehan.
Billy joined the Army in 1944. He was 18 years old, sent for basic training for 6 weeks, took part in D. Day landings and was killed on the beaches.