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“Where The ‘Lads’ Are Taught To Shoot” – Naval College Gunnery School c.1918

1918
"Where The 'Lads' Are Taught To Shoot" - Naval College Gunnery School c.1918

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“Mostly all [Navy personnel] had to attend this school, which I think even merchant seamen to be on active duty had to attend. All the Kent coast was well known for naval training.” – Evelyn Muir (née Mobbs)

Inscription reads “Where the ‘Lads’ are taught to shoot”.

Photograph from collection of Ernest Mobbs who served in both World Wars.

Donor number: 0127-023

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