I was brought up in Herford and apparently spoke German before I spoke English, courtesy of a German who helped my mother. My earliest recollections are of travelling by plane to Cyprus in 1955. Then my dad moved to Fallingbostel, where I took the Eleven Plus and failed spectacularly because I never went to any school for long enough (I also never agreed that Christopher Columbus discovered America).

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TACA HOMELIVES & TIMESON THE MOVEPOSTINGSACCOMMODATIONHEALTHCARE & HOSPITALSSCHOOLINGMEMORIES & MISCELLANEAFAMOUS ARMY CHILDRENHISTORY MATTERS1914–18FORGOTTEN FACESARMY CHILDREN'S GRAVESCURRENT & RECENT RESEARCHLINKS & LITERATURECONTRIBUTING & CONDITIONSCONTACT TACATACA LATEST ‘I think that Patricia and Margaret, my twin sisters, died at two and six weeks, the death certificate stating “inertia”. Fond memories.’To see a sentimental postcard illustrating a family’s farewell, along with a family photograph from World War I, and to read about the Imperial War Museum’s ‘Faces of the First World War’ project, click to read Tim Roberts’ recollections of where his family was posted while he was growing up; of their accommodation, transportation and domestic help; of his education and extracurricular activities; of aspects of ‘mess life’ like children’s Christmas parties; and his reflections on how his army childhood has affected him.

The information I have is that my mother went out to Bombay [now Mumbai, India] to get married on 19 March 1930 and the twins were born in Meerut in October 1931 and died in Meerut in 1931. to read Barbara Steels’ recollections of Prince Rupert School (PRS), Wilhelmshaven, (West) Germany, from the late 1950s to the early 1960s, as well as her description of The Wilhelmshaven Association (TWA) and the archival work that she has undertaken on its behalf.

All the children, one by one, were given the honour of being the class prefect and wearing a red sash for a week. Between 19, we lived in Cornwall, and between 19, in Germany: Paderborn, Dortmund, Lippstadt and Willich.

The beach (Cessac) was close by, and I lived at 42 Mandalay Road.epresented the pinnacle of my army-school career, and it didn’t last long. Nomadic education for service children didn’t help educationally, but helped them to adapt!

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and Facebook groups dedicated to former British forces' schools in the Far East, click For a selection of images from a pamphlet marking the closure of Bourne School in Kuala Lumpur, Malaya (now Malaysia), in 1965, as well as some of Jeff Harrison's photographs showing how the school's former premises appear today, click to read Part IX of Leslie Rutledge's story, in which he describes living in temporary accommodation in Blackpool before moving to Willich, (West) Germany, and attending Kent School, at Waldniel Hostert.

In Part V of his account of life as an army child, Leslie Rutledge recalls moving to Sennelager, (West) Germany, and gaining three more sisters there, before briefly living in a hostel in Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex.

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