How Grandad Went to War

   Philip Brewin recalls his part in the early part of WW2


In early February 1940 my father, 1446434 Gunner Philip Brewin, aged 19, embarked on a ship at Southampton with the British Expeditionary Force (BEF), destination; Le Havre, Normandy - to my knowledge this was the first time he'd been aboard.

Image of Philip Brewin
Gunner Philip Brewin

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