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The brave men of the Gloucester Auxiliary Fire Service pictured in Cotteswold Rd during 1941

Gloucester Auxiliary Fire Service pictured in Cotteswold Rd during 1941

Soldiers Farewell.The little photograph was taken at Eastgate stationSoldiers Farewell.The little photograph was taken at Eastgate station.It’s hard to imagine today the stress families had to endure during the dark days of World War 2.This young couple didn’t know if they would ever see each other again.

 

 

 

 

 

When the hostilities finished there was a great deal of celebration.The picture below is of a pageant held in the Sherborne Street Mission Rooms.

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