Books tagged: national service

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Every Day Makes a Difference
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My memories from around 2 years of age.Through years of an abusive spiteful mother.My Apprenticeship capers.Concluding with my National Service and my return home to continue living with my lovely wife. A true account of my first 25 years of learning just what makes us what we are.
Area 52: Arrival
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Ron Durston is called up for National Service in 1952, all he wants is to be posted somewhere sunny like Tahiti or Weymouth where he can fraternise with the native girls and come home with a medal or two to impress the local girls. Instead he finds himself standing guard in Ass-End, Yorkshire where the winter is cold and the native girl is invisible.
Area 52: Space Nazis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In 1952, when Ron Durston is called up into the army for National Service, all he wants is to be posted somewhere sunny like Tahiti or Weymouth where he can fraternise with the native girls and bring home a medal or two to impress his mates. Instead he finds himself standing guard at an army camp in Ass-End, Yorkshire, which is of far more interest to Nazis in flying saucers than it is to him.
It Puts Muscles On Your Eyebrows
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The book gives the views and life of a common squaddie in the British Army infantry regiment during the early 1950’s.
Mosquitos and Singapore
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,820. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This true story covers the three years during which a young RAF serviceman was called up for National Service and transported to Singapore from war-torn and rationed England for a “tour of duty” on 81 Photographic Squadron at Seletar Airbase in Singapore.
End The LightCatcher
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Price: Free! Words: 102,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
It is 3013. The City of Lions is a beautiful but treacherous city for children deemed useless by society, children like End Cloud. According to law, he must be brainwashed and turned into a manual laborer for life. But seconds before it happened, he received an invitation to join the most prestigious military school in the world where children convert emotions into energy for military purposes, kn
On Giants' Shoulders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by WEC Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bringing new life to Japan. The inspiring story of a lad from southeast London, who became a missionary in Japan and today is an authority on Japanese literature.
A Reluctant Soldier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In Britain from 1947 (after WW2) and through until 1960 there was what was called National Service. Young men on turning eighteen were “Called Up” to do their 2 years compulsory military service. This is a true story of a young Scotsman's memories of his two years National Service during the early post war years