Patrick Maguire Where Are You?

Un billet sur mon blogue Lest We Forget à propos d’un aviateur sur lequel je fais une recherche.

Lest We Forget

I know where he was after June 11, 1942.

service commencedSpotting aircraft!

Marilyn has just found this document…

13 November 1942!

Patrick Maguire SpottersPatrick got 80% on his exam as a spotter with No. 16 St Pancras Spotters’ Club.

Every clue will help us find where Patrick Maguire was during WWII and if he flew the Mosquito late in the war.

But one word of caution, searching might be addictive…

As soon as Mr Churchill’s call for local defence volunteers (L.D.V.) I joined and remember training with wooden replica riffles. Later it was to become the Home Guard and at this time, I was serving as a Lance Corporal. The Royal observer corps were calling for volunteers to form aircraft spotters club throughout Britain to be called the National Association of spotters clubs. My pal and I were one of the first few to apply and formed the number 17 spotters club, and…

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