Horace FORSEY b1921 d Oct1939

Discussion in 'WWII (1939 - 1945)' started by kernowmaid, Oct 12, 2016.

  1. kernowmaid

    kernowmaid Well-Known Member

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    St Austell, Cornwall
    Does Horace "belong" to anyone on this forum?
    He lived opposite my mum & her family, in Skidby (E Riding, Yorkshire) and sent her photos of his ship - the Royal Oak - his shipmates & even the ship's cat! He only joined the Royal Oak in June 1939 ... and on 14 October it was sunk by a U-Boat in Scapa Flow.

    It obviously affected my mum (herself only 17), and she kept the photos & news cuttings in her album. If anyone would like copies, please PM me.


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