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    Comment by 'Bob Lancaster' in media 'D. Leigh (grave)'

    I attended and paid my respects to David's grave and have also been to Villaines-les-Prevotes and paid my respects to two SAS graves there (1 SAS and 1 Jedburg/Signals attached to SAS) . All had been previously attended by the SAS Association and had a wreath. I met an actual eye witness (who...
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Yes I will try and get there in October. I will also be visiting eh Argenta Gap military cemetery to pay my respects to Anders Lassen VC MC, (SAS) and Tom Hunter VC (Commandos)
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    I now have the full list of British SAS killed and their graves location. If you get an Instagram account you will see photos of all the graves I have attended to pay my respects. I would be very interested in your book when you get it published.
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Hi Graham, I believe I visited the cottage and met the owner who showed me the basement that was still in the original state from WW2. He also showed me items he found when he was renovating the cottage including Mauser and Lee Enfield spent rounds. There is a memorial to 2 SAS killed outside...
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Hi Grahm, "This sort of research you are doing has already been done extensively" ..... Not really sure how to answer that. I fully understand research has been carried out and in fact most grave sites I have visited all over France, even in very remote locations had already been visited by...
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    SAS GRAVE SITES FRANCE AND ITALY

    Hi Graham, I have now managed to attend all the SAS grave sites in France less 3 that I intend to visit. I met the mayor of Moussey and gave him an SAS medallion to join his other SAS mementos. I visited all of the grave sites and memorials and the mayor of another village also opened the bar...
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