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Here's some flags you don't often see

Article about: Three Italian flags which my uncle liberated and a picture of him taken in North Africa,he's the one on the left.RMR

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    Three Italian flags which my uncle liberated and a picture of him taken in North Africa,he's the one on the left.RMRClick image for larger version. 

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    Awesome ! Is the second flag something to do with the Female Fascists ??
    What unit is your Uncle with?

    Nick
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    Hi Nick yes it's womens section of the fascist party or thats what I think,My uncle was a signaller with the RA,went to France with the BEF,got a lift back from Dunkirk on an MTB then onto North Africa got an MM at Mareth thru Italy upto Cassino and after that he volunteered for the AAC and ended his war as a para.Regards Roger

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    Roger, You have some nice family history that I am sure you must be very proud of !

    Nick
    "In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem

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    Hi Roger , i agree with Nick these are wonderful and its a pleasure seeing them and a great photo of your Uncle , thanks for showing them
    REGARDS AL

    We are the Pilgrims , master, we shall go
    Always a little further : it may be
    Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow
    Across that angry or that glimmering sea...

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    I love these flags. Authenticity is not a question in this case and that photograph is grand. I like that they are with the Indian soldier in the photo as well. I notice the two gents sitting have a perfect spit shine to their boots. Good unit esprit de corps.

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    Hi Roger, not had chance to say it is nice to see you here! Thanks for posting these great items.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Hi Ade to tell the truth I forgot I had joined then stumbled across it, great site nice lot of members too,thanks for the comments guys.Regards Roger

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