Doctor at Dunkirk, with the 6th Field Ambulance at war
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Doctor at Dunkirk, with the 6th Field Ambulance at war by Ian Samuel

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Published by Autolycus Publications in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain


  • Samuel, Ian.,
  • Great Britain. Army -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- Great Britain.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.,
  • Physicians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940 -- Personal narratives, British.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementIan Samuel.
GenrePersonal narratives, British., Biography.
LC ClassificationsD807.G7 S25 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2334086M
ISBN 100903413752
LC Control Number86223360

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I found myself in the army within two months of qualifying as a doctor at St Thomas’s Hospital in London and in November I joined the 9th Field Ambulance near Lille in France. Show all records Show only records with digitised media? Show only records with digitised media? ×. The Dunkirk evacuation, code-named Operation Dynamo and also known as the Miracle of Dunkirk, was the evacuation of Allied soldiers during World War II from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk, in the north of France, between 26 May and 4 June The operation commenced after large numbers of Belgian, British, and French troops were cut off and surrounded by German troops during the six-week Location: France, Dunkirk, and the .   The evacuation at Dunkirk — the subject of Christopher Nolan’s critically acclaimed new film — remains one of World War II’s most striking r, for many troops, Dunkirk.

  Dunkirk is a small town on the coast of France that was the scene of a massive military campaign during World War II. During the Battle of Dunkirk from May 26 .   But surely that was just the soldier's own record. Central records were also held, and it's those records that the MoD stores, and can send you (if approved, and paid for). My father's (duplicate) Pay Book has very little, as he did NOT get on the boats at Dunkirk, but spent 4 years PoW in Poland, having been captured at Calais. Wanted: Digital copies of Group photographs, Scrapbooks, Autograph books, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters, postcards and ephemera relating to would like to obtain digital copies of any documents or photographs relating to WW2 you may have at home. If you have any unwanted photographs, documents or items from the First or Second World War, please do not destroy them. Doctors and Nurses at War Television programme following the work of Doctors and Nurses at War from Field Hospital Unit in Camp Bastion Field Hospital and Medical Treatment Facility MTF Helmand Territory Southern Afghanistan Doctors and Nurses at War was a documentary broadcast on ITV from Tuesday 3 February at 8pm. Each of the three.

  Dunkirk was the beginning of the end for the Third Reich.” As for the Medway Queen, the ship returned to its work as a pleasure boat at the end of the war and even appeared in several movies. Hospital ship PARIS (grt), on passage to Dunkirk, was badly damaged at by German bombing near Dunkirk in 51‑11N, 02‑07E. Two crew were killed. PARIS sank on the 3rd. So, if this is the ship being shown in the trailer for the movie, it appears to be a misrepresentation of the facts, as the movie shows a fully laden ship. FIVE 5 PHOTOS: BOB & HAROLD at the various stages of their War service: Bob as Stretcher Bearer with the 6th Field Ambulance and later as Confidential Clerk to General Sir John Monash, GOC Australian Corps; Harold as A/B Driver, T. serving at Gallipoli and, later, as 2nd Lieutenant, 47th Battery, 12th Brigade, Australian Field Artillery. Message 1 - Last Ambulance from Dunkirk Posted on: 15 April by santana. My late father,RSM Evan John Williams served with the Welsh Field Ambulance at Dunkirk.