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St Georges Day

Thank you to Edward Wilkinson (C'46) for sending this snippet in to us,

A bit of history in that today, St George's Day in 1940 the 8th  Battalion the Sherwood Foresters were the first in serious action in WW2 and were fighting superior German forces around Lillehammer in Norway and won Norway 1940 as a Battle Honour on the Regimental Colours.8th Battalion the Sherwood Foresters
 

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