Commemorative ceremony for Jewish SOE personnel
On September 1st several Trustees and Friends of the Charity attended a commemorative ceremony for Jewish SOE personnel at Brookwood Military Cemetery's Memorial to the Missing 1939-1945. A talk by Trustee Paul McCue was followed by The Last Post Ceremony.
H E Mark Regev, UK Ambassador of the State of Israel, attended in recognition of SOE’s Operation Boatswain; and Louisa Russell, Ray Windmill and Carole Yates also represented the Charity, which had organised standard bearers from Jewish ex-service organisations and the FANY.
The refreshments which followed were provided at The Trench Experience, courtesy of Eddie and Dagmar.