• Tobruk diaries: By the light of the Moon

    Monday 3 October 2011 by .

    Cosgriff’s diary:  Wednesday 3rd October 1941 Severe blitzing before midnight...the church was hit again but is still standing.  Not much sleep last night and pretty sick from the 693.  Good night for sleeping too – after midnight Moon extremely bright and not a cloud in sight.  Len obtained beer for the patients – just the bare dozen bottles – but it gave me dyspepsia and put me off my tucker.  Had to knock off the 693 as …

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