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ALLAN CHARLES WILMOT (1925 – 2021)

Allan volunteered first for the Royal Navy in 1941 when there was a call for volunteer servicemen from Jamaica…

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I am a woman of faith, and a Christian who believes strongly in ‘service’ to others; it has been a normal practice during …

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WINDRUSH FOUNDATION presents
LORD HERMAN OUSELEY
23 May 2022, 7.30pm (London)
Also, features his memoir: BELONGING: FATE AND CHANGING REALITIES.
Q&A led by Arthur Torrington
Free Zoom tickets: all invited
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush-foundation-presents-herman-ouseley-tickets-341186667507