Monthly Archives: June 2014

D Day landings

Today, as Europe commemorates the Normandy landings, with the British commemoration focused on Bayeux War Cemetery, we remember Able Seaman John Barkley, who is buried there, and was killed 70 years ago today. At this point, the bulk of the South Africans on active service … Continue reading

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