Posts tagged: Remembrance Day

Howard Hadfield

Yesterday Yorkie wrote about his Uncle Jack who was killed in World War Two while serving with the RAF and it seemed fitting to mark Remembrance Day by remembering my mother’s cousin who also lost his life in on a bombing mission.

Howard Hadfield was handsome and popular and had a great future in front of him. He had married in 1940 when aged 19 and a career in the family transport business beckoned, but he joined the RAF as war raged. Read more ›››