Reception for Burma veterans in Middlesbrough

A RECEPTION is to be held for veterans of one of the most notable campaigns of the Second World War.

The Middlesbrough Town Hall event is being organised by Longlands & Beechwood ward Councillor Joan McTigue.

The civic reception is in recognition of any former servicemen who fought in the campaign – often referred to as the ‘forgotten army’.

The long-running campaign saw the forces of the British Empire and China, supported by the United...
source: Darlington & Stockton Times

2018-09-22 07:32
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