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Newly Arrived Troops In Palestine 1945

Newly Arrived Troops In Palestine 1945

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Bill Edgar (front row, second right), a butcher from Musselburgh, was stretcher-bearer. Bill did the ‘butchery’ for the officers’ mess but he couldn’t stand the sight of blood in films!

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