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Bill Charles 9th Cameronians.

On behalf of a friend Jim Charles a magnificent selection of pictures belonging to his late father Bill.

Bill was rebadged to the 9th Cameronians August 1944 from the Durham Light Infantry as a replacement in Northern France.

Bill was a Bren Gun Carrier Driver with Support Company through the campaigns in the battle for Northern Europe till VE day 1945, then peace keeping till Aug 1946 and disbandment.

From Birtly Newcastle upon Tyne an honary Jock in a famous Scot's regiment with pride doing his bit.

If anyone out there recognizes any faces or places please let us know. Even any pictures would be most welcome.

The museum dedicated to the Durham Light Infantry is being closed by Durham County Council.

A group of supporters have set up a group to challenge this decision both physically and via the web. This is their link.

http://savethedli.org.uk/

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