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A Modest Generation

Dear Sirs,

I’ve just finished reading the excellent July issue and enjoyed the special forces section. The article on the Special Boat Service got me thinking about my uncle’s wartime service and a story he told me not long before he passed away at the start of last year. His name was Ted Gollege, and he lived for most of his civilian life in London, although he was a Royal Navy man at heart.

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