Author Topic: 8th Batt - Malta  (Read 2444 times)

David W

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8th Batt - Malta
« on: October 04, 2009, 12:30:29 PM »
I have just returned from Malta and visited the revamped War Museum at Fort St Elmo in Valletta. One ofd the new exhibits is a soldier dressed in uniform bearing the "Manchester" shoulder flash together with the 8th Batt crest in the background!

I took a reasonable photo and would be happy to post it if someone can advise!

tjh990

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Re: 8th Batt - Malta
« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2009, 12:01:38 AM »
Hi David
 
My dad was in the 8th in Malta...I would love a copy of the photo.

I'm hoping to go to Malta next year....how is the war museum there ?

Could you send a copy to me at email addy removed for spam protection.  Please communicate via our personal messaging system.  Thank you !

Regards

Terry Hutchinson
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Re: 8th Batt - Malta
« Reply #2 on: November 07, 2009, 12:59:56 AM »
Have a look at this WW11 Malta site. www.killifish.f9.co.uk/Malta%20WWII/Index.htm There is section on the Manchester's and the photograph of the solder at the bottom of the page.
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