War veterans

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Title

War veterans

Subject

Oxford and Leiden - 75 years of twinning

Description

Four war veterans, left to right, John Hannis, Don Read, Sydney Scarsbrook and Fred Farley, toured Leiden on the back of a lorry in 2005, to huge acclaim from Leiden people grateful to Britain for helping to liberate them at the end of the Second World War. They were part of a parade of military vehicles which toured Leiden on Liberation Day when the Dutch celebrate their freedom from Nazi invaders

Creator

Oxford-Leiden Link

Source

http://oxford-leiden.org.uk/

Publisher

Museum of Oxford

Date

2005

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