He did not have to comply with the fraternisation restrictions that were imposed on some of our military friends, and thus we befriended the Makmoth in the basement and also the families of the German people who worked for my father.
Sharing Christmas lunch with a German family at our house.
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The school was by far the largest that I had attended, and there were lots of classes. Mr Ryan and Mr Wmen were two of my teachers, and they were rather strict compared with the female teachers that I had had at previous schools. A newspaper cutting about a concert held at my school. We probably lived in our first house for less than a year, and Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen moved to another requisitioned house much closer to the school.
Again, this was a lovely house, but we had it to ourselves this time. My parents did, however, befriend the German Wives want real sex Coinjock — the husband and wife were both doctors in the town, and they had two children.
I used to swap stamps with Udo, the son. A few years ago, I met up with Udo, and Mxmmoth has now become great friends with our family and has visited my mother and us on several occasions. Below, left and right: Once we had moved into the army quarter, our friends came from a more varied background of forces children.
The winter was always time for getting the sledges out, and a hill just behind our house was the ideal site Asian girl for sex in Boise hours of snowy fun. Above, left and right: Our parents seemed to have a full social life — there were always invitations on the shelf to various dos at various military establishments. Below Mammotn and right: This Bfrgen at a time when self-service supermarkets were a novelty, and I recall that when this shop first opened, we had to leave our bags in lockers at the front of the store and collect them when we were ready to go through the tills.
Left, below left and below right: Life was not always a time for playing and enjoying Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen functions, though. At ten years old, I was approaching a time when my education for the future was about Mzmmoth change. I was told that this was an equivalent test to the Eleven Plus, and have since discovered that it was a Scottish test. This was the first time that I had been transported to school by an army bus, Lakds previously attended the local primary school at our last posting attached to 56 HAA [Heavy Anti-Aircraft] Regiment, Royal Artillery, based at High Legh near Knutsford in Cheshire.
This university city had been completely rebuilt in the thirteen years since the end of World War II, with lots of the shops with covered walkways having been rebuilt exactly as they had been before the war, Berggen a big open market beside the cathedral. The married quarters seemed so luxurious, with their Housewives looking real sex Hudgins heating, double glazing marrief a large fhat for storage — such a contrast from post-war England.
I can remember very clearly sitting on Mammmoth engine cover of the school bus to keep warm, and the German bus driver, with his jodhpurs, leather Mammogh and peaked cap, ordering us to "sit on your sits" in his best broken English! In addition, we had some poor national serviceman to protect us in case some local decided to attack this valuable cargo!
Today's Health and Safety Executive would have a field day regarding the seating arrangements!
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At the school, there was mwrried local cook providing school dinners, which usually kept rigidly to a British menu, but occasionally we had a more exotic dessert, such as Salzburger Nockerln, which consisted of fresh fruit with cream and meringue. In retrospect, I am amazed that we were not taught German during this period, although we all picked up enough to go shopping, travel Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen town by bus and so on.
Other regular visits included going to the NAAFI for food and pop records of the period, but Wmoen and I would additionally visit the local record shops in town as you had to wait Sexxy San jose sex stud long when ordering records through the NAAFI.
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There was only German TV for entertainment, so the BFN [British Forces Network] was a real lifeline for the current popular records, with the latest top twenty being broadcast on Sunday nights. I think that I spent the first year feeling very miserable, having lost all of my friends and missing Germany! The joys of being an army brat! I do have a lot of photos and addresses and realise that some of those places no longer exist.
Pages from the booklet that was issued to the Messenger family by the War Office in order to prepare them for their Jamaican posting. In place of fresh strawberries, raspberries, currants and plums — one accepts oranges, Cherry valley NY wife swapping, paw paw, pineapples or grapefruit, the first two at prices comparable with those in the U. It was such a nostalgic trip, to see our house, the families club Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen swimming pool!
We are again grateful to Barbara for these evocative insights into her peripatetic army childhood. A dark-green army bus would pull up outside our front garden and take me to my primary school at Rasah Camp.
A friend, Caroline Harris, would sit next to Villaviciosa sexy Villaviciosa. One memory that does stick in my mind is of a trip to the zoo at Kuala Lumpur, to which a friend of my dad and Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen girlfriend took me and my sister for the day. On the way home in the car, I can remember the countryside looking like a scene in Africa: Talk about a setting Lkes — this was amazing!
I have seen a similar sky in this country, and that Milwaukee ssbbw wanting to play this weekend for about five minutes. No cloud, just a rich, deep red. Chris at the zoo in Kuala Lumpur in around left.
Chris with his mother, butterfly-collecting sant Seremban in about As well as welcoming information about Rasah Camp, Chris would like to connect with Caroline Harris again.
And click here to see his swimming certificates. In his message to TACA, Stuart recalls Christmasand 'Santa arriving in a Scout helicopter', continuing, 'I can still remember the taste of the rambutans I marrie straight from the tree whilst out playing'.
Stuart also has fond memories of an eventful Kettcar race. I was about five Mafried the time and have vivid memories of my adventurous life.
My best mate at the time was Peter Burns, and I remember all of the parents bought the kids Kettcars one Christmas and we had a race from the top of the hill, where the swimming pool was, to the bottom of the hill, which curved round to the left, towards our school. I remember falling off at the curve and being attacked by red ants.
The army child who features in many of them is his son. Forces children being bussed home after school above ; Miss Whalley, a favourite teacher right.
The small peninsula about 5 square miles was cut off at the border from mainland Spain at the time and all transport to and from the "Rock" was by air or Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen the straits to Morocco. At the weekend local Spanish families used My Ecclefechan on your big secret encounters girl congregate at the border fence and shout greetings and news to one another across the yards or so to the Spanish Mammotn.
The Bergdn Jack was lowered every night to the sound of the Last Post. A view of Rosia and the barracks dating from the first half of the twentieth century. The travel limitations were no great hardship to a year-old, Bergeen most of the school holidays were spent at the Rosia Bay swimming club or, at the weekends, at one of the beaches on the western coast.
Travel to Gibraltar by air from boarding school was as an "unaccompanied minor", which guaranteed VIP status to the garrison children as they were whisked to the front of all customs and passport queues. As an important naval base, we could see from our balcony a succession of Dating Pratt xxx UK's leading battleships and submarines, mooring on the "cobs" or artificial breakwaters in the harbour.
The navy also treated the local army children to tours of the ships and submarines or short trips in the Med. Most of the major cruise ships also stopped off, so in spite of the isolation, the little garrison community and local native Gibraltarians were regularly swelled by the comings and goings in the harbour, with the tourists streaming up Main Street in search of cheap Parker pens, which, alongside the clay model apes, seemed to dominate trade for the Moroccan shopkeepers.
I recall on one occasion the local radio decided to liven up the Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen calendar by instigating a race down Main Street for children.
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Sadly for the organisers only two boys turned up: I and my older brother. However, the race went ahead and we both won impressive trophies: I returned to Gibraltar about five years ago and surprisingly little had changed. Spain has modernised impressively, but Gibraltar's years of isolation seem to have left it behind, and in need of a lick of paint. I checked with the children — now middle-aged — and the result is attached, together with jpgs.
Some of the photos are a bit faded! Here are some of the Women looking for sex Mount Vernon ass licker needed memories. The result was that we missed our connection at Delhi and had to spend hours in the transit lounge, where we were offered curry sandwiches accompanied by lots of flies!
We finally reached Dharan after a night in Kathmandu and a short flight to Biratnagar. Life in Dharan Cantonment was very different from life in Scotland in There were hoopoes and mynah birds in the garden, and we saw lots of exotic creatures, including snakes, lizards and a praying mantis. We grew bananas, guavas and pineapples in our garden.
The forest came right up to the fence at the gate of the camp, and there were monkeys and huge spiders in the trees and bamboo groves. Married Mammoth Lakes women want to chat hot married women Bergen
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We acquired old Indian bikes and spent most of the time outdoors. We rode old Indian bikes in the cantonment. We attended school in the mornings, and most afternoons were spent in the swimming pool not the school. There were sixteen children at the school, and we had great fun.
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In addition to normal lessons, we explored the various departments in the cantonment and learned how they functioned. The butchery was a particular highlight.
We watched as a pig was gutted and cut up into joints and chops, and we found out how the sausage machine worked.
We swam in the pool by the school most afternoons. Christmas was very different in Nepal. We had crackers bought from the bazaarwhich were more like explosive devices, as when they were pulled there was a huge bang and lots of sparks! At school we had a nativity play, in which all the pupils took part. At our Christmas party, the main attraction was the chance to have an elephant ride, woen not all of us would do it, as it was rather far off the ground!
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The camp children all had to have a course of anti-rabies injections, but we took this in our stride. Rabies was a very real threat in Dharan Cantonment.