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Tom Henshaw gives a frank and detailed interview about his military service on the Berlin Airlift. He was a National Serviceman and based at Wunstorf.

Tom Henshaw gives a frank and detailed interview about his military service on the Berlin Airlift. He was a National Serviceman and based at Wunstorf.

Ronald Pickersgill was a National Serviceman stationed in Wunstorf Germany when the Russians blockaded the city of Berlin. Within weeks he had moved to Gatow airport where he was tracking aircraft movements from the control tower. At the time Gatow was the world’s busiest airport and Ronald had a birds eye view of the comings and goings.

Ronald Pickersgill was a National Serviceman stationed in Wunstorf Germany when the Russians blockaded the city of Berlin. Within weeks he had moved to Gatow airport where he was tracking aircraft movements from the control tower. At the time Gatow was the world’s busiest airport and Ronald had a birds eye view of the comings and goings.

Bill Evans gives a great interview about his time on the Berlin Airlift. His is a story like many National Serviceman. At the time it was just a job. Maybe a bit strange to be in Germany so soon after the war but a fantastic opportunity to learn about life.

Bill Evans gives a great interview about his time on the Berlin Airlift. His is a story like many National Serviceman. At the time it was just a job. Maybe a bit strange to be in Germany so soon after the war but a fantastic opportunity to learn about life.

Billy being a bit of a handful, arriving via the Berlin Airlift 14 April 1949.

Billy being a bit of a handful, arriving via the Berlin Airlift 14 April

Amy Jankiewicz gives a great account of her military service in the Royal Signals. It was tough at times but leaving the army has proved to be hardest part of all.

Amy Jankiewicz gives a great account of her military service in the Royal Signals. It was tough at times but leaving the army has proved to be hardest part of all.

During The Berlin Airlift, Colonel Gail Halvorsen Made Provided Starving Children With Candy via LittleThings.com

During The Berlin Airlift, Colonel Gail Halvorsen Provided Starving Children With Candy

During The Berlin Airlift, Colonel Gail Halvorsen Made Provided Starving Children With Candy via LittleThings.com

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Colin Cottle served as a national Serviceman on the Berlin Airlift. He was called up in 1948 and was part of Air Formation Signals who were a branch of the army that supported the airforce. He was stationed at Gatow and gives a frank account of his life on the world’s largest ever humanitarian airlift.

On the Berlin Airlift Colin Cottle was part of Air Formation Signals who were a branch of the army that supported the airforce. He was stationed at Fassberg and gives a frank account of his life on the world’s largest ever humanitarian airlift.

West Berlin - February 1982 - flea market near Potsdamer Platz

West Berlin - February 1982 - flea market near Potsdamer Platz

Richard Donovan gives an detailed account of his military service with the Royal Welch Regiment in the 1950’s. It starts with a Caribbean Adventure and ends in the jungles of Malaya.

Richard Donovan gives an detailed account of his military service with the Royal Welch Regiment in the It starts with a Caribbean Adventure and ends in the jungles of Malaya.

Blick in die sechs Höfe der Mietskaserne "Meyer's Hof" in der Ackerstraße im Wedding, 1910  © bpk/Kunstbibliothek, SMB, Photothek Willy Römer/Willy Römer

Blick in die sechs Höfe der Mietskaserne "Meyer's Hof" in der Ackerstraße im…

During Berlin Airlift (07/48), USAF Lt Gail Halvorsen dropped candy bars to children in "Operation Little Vittles."

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During Berlin Airlift (07/48), USAF Lt Gail Halvorsen dropped candy bars to children in "Operation Little Vittles."

Captain Emma Couper did two tours of Afghanistan including a deployment with 3 Para on the inaugural Helmand Tour in 2007. She provides a brilliantly detailed account of her entire military service.

Captain Emma Couper did two tours of Afghanistan including a deployment with 3 Para on the inaugural Helmand Tour in She provides a brilliantly detailed account of her entire military service.

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