A Sailor’s Story – Chapter One



Machine lance corporal Wilhelm Küllertz Life stages or Fate cannot be planned Created by Willi Küllertz in November 2018 Chapter One Wilhelm Küllertz was born on June 6th, 1925. He was the second child of Johann Küllertz and Bernhardine Küllertz, née Nieländer. His family was living in Katscher which was in the district of Leobschütz […]

via A Sailor’s Story – Chapter One — A sailor’s story/Les souvenirs de guerre d’un marin/Eine Seemannsgeschichte

Lest We Forget – Remembrance Day 2018

Last month I got this message about paying homage to a sailor.

My husband’s Uncle was William Donald McCrindle. He is one of the missing men from that fatal night. We are going to France next week and making our way to Roscoff, Isle de Batz and area by end of month. He will be the first of his family to go to Donald’s final resting place. Donald was very close to my husband’s mother and his last letter was to her. Overwhelming to finally have family go.

To be continued here

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