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British Army Commandos!

Posted: Mon Nov 24, 2014 12:28 pm
by bjrichus
This is a rather grainy shot (not taken by me), of the memorial to my fathers WWII unit.

This is the Combined Operations/Commando Memorial in a place called Spean Bridge, Scotland.

Re: British Army Commandos!

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2014 5:00 pm
by AngelGirl
God bless 'em! Ordinary and humble people behaving remarkably heroic in so many instances ~ against a barbaric and inhuman horror! Sounds like now, doesn't it?

Re: British Army Commandos!

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2014 6:25 pm
by bjrichus
AngelGirl wrote:God bless 'em! Ordinary and humble people behaving remarkably heroic in so many instances ~ against a barbaric and inhuman horror!


Thank you for saying that.

It was a terrible time...
AngelGirl wrote:Sounds like now, doesn't it?
...there are some very substantial echoes.