Monthly Archives: May 2015

About my Grandma

My Grandma lived through the war and now she is 75. She is very well, she was born in 1939 7th September. Fortunately her home was not bombed in the war, she was not evacuated because she lived up in … Continue reading

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My Grandpa in ww2

My Grandpa David Edmiston was 15 years old when the war started and when the war ended he was 21. My Grandpa was born in 1923 and died in 2012 at the age of 88 . My Grandpa was origanally … Continue reading

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ww2 day (the BEST) !!!!!!

I really enjoyed ww2 day. I loved the cooking, the art (blitz pictures), and, most importantly, the knitting. In the holidays I am trying to knit a scarf, handy for winter. Everything went really really really really really really good. … Continue reading

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8th May Friday,Year 5’s VE Day

We all had a great VE day in year 5. We marched in just like solders from WW2 time . We also enjoyed singing . I especially enjoyed the Four Leaf Clover song that we all liked the most. The … Continue reading

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To my people of Britain…

Thank you for all your support on the Home Front. It is clear to me that you are doing your utmost to help with the war effort. I have been reading your stories about the wartime experiences of your families. … Continue reading

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Mrs Hickey’s Grandfather

I am really enjoying reading all your posts Y5 and you have brought back memories of my own¬†grandpa. My grandpa was an amazing man. He was very gentle and calm and he also served during WWII. The war must have … Continue reading

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My family history in ww2

My Great Grandad Gilbert was involved in a sailing part of the free French army in the D-day landings. He sailed to America, Reykjavik, China, Australia he became very sick at one time from malaria. I also interviewed my great … Continue reading

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My family in ww2

My Great-Granddad Tom was in the Navy in WW2. Tom died so to find out more information I interviewed my Grandma for more information. I am very proud of my Great-Granddad. What was him name?:¬† Thomas Herbert Dixon When was … Continue reading

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My Auntie Elsie!

My Auntie Elsie was 18 in the war. She one night was walking home from her dancing and then the air raid siren went off and Elsie was running to her house and she passed a Anderson shelter and the … Continue reading

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my granddads life I ww2

My granddad was walking when he came across a bomb about 5 miles away in the air, so as he ran the power of the bomb blew him over a fence. He wasn’t harmed.  

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