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Home Visitor: Purley, Surrey

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Purley, Surrey

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our veteran in Purley. Having joined the RAF in 1942, he trained as a pilot in Arizona and flew USAF Stipsons & Harvards. He moved back to the UK after the war and worked as a Surveyor. Now in his …

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Home Visitor: Brixton, London

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Ongoing
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Brixton, London

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our veteran living near Brixton Hill. Having joined the RAF and training as a wireless operator, he unfortunately had to leave the services due to his deteriorating sight.  He then returned to civilian…

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Home Visitor: New Malden, Surrey

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Ongoing
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New Malden, Surrey

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our female RAF veteran in New Malden. Having joined the Women's Auxillary Air Force in 1943, she served as a driver mechanic before being discharged and moving to a second career as a social worker. No…

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Home Visitor: Hove, Sussex

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Ongoing
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Hove, Sussex

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to provide company for our female veteran in Hove. Having served in the Royal Navy in the 1940s, she then went on to work in a bookshop and library when she returned to civilian life. Prior to losing her sight,…

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Outings companion: Bosham, Chichester

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Ongoing
Location
Bosham, Chichester

We are looking for a patient volunteer to help our Bosham-based veteran get out and about. After joining the RAF for National Service, he served as a radio operator in Germany. After his discharge, he returned to the UK and worked in poultry farming …

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Trips companion: Greenwich, London

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Greenwich, London

We are looking for a volunteer who drives to take out our Greenwich-based veteran and his guide dog, Shelley. Having joined the Royal Navy at only 15, he was drafted to HMS Indefatigable. He served all over the world, including the Mediterranean, Jap…

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Home Visitor: West Molesey, Surrey

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Ongoing
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West Molesey, Surrey

We are looking for a sport-loving volunteer to come and chat sports with our veteran in West Molesey. Having joined the RAF in 1950, our veteran served for 2 years before working for various oil companies. He loves sports & played cricket for the…

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Home Visitor: Bognor Regis, W Sussex

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Ongoing
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Bognor Regis, W Sussex

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our Army veteran in Bognor Regis. Having joined the Royal Artillery in 1940, our veteran was quickly transferred to the Royal Army Educational Corps when they discovered that he was a fully-qualified t…

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Home Visitor/Outings Buddy: Pevensey, E Sussex

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Ongoing
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Pevensey, E Sussex

Having joined the King’s Royal Rifle Corps when he was only 18, our veteran served from D-Day all over Europe, including France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. After his discharge, he got involved in the print industry in Fleet Street. Never married a…

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Home Visitor: Beckenham, Kent

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Beckenham, Kent

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our female Army veteran in Beckenham. Having joined the Auxiliary Territorial Service in 1942, she served in the War Ministry in London before being discharged when she became pregnant. Now in her late…

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Home Visitor: Petworth, W Sussex

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Petworth, W Sussex

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to visit our veteran in his nursing home in Selsey. Having joined the RAF as part of his National Service, he is full of interesting stories of his time in the military. An intelligent and academic man, before …

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Home Visitor: Bromley, Kent

Length of Role
Ongoing
Location
Bromley, Kent

We are looking for a friendly volunteer to help our Bromley-based veteran to get out and about! Having joined the Army in 1947, he had a fascinating military career as a driver in Egypt, Singapore and Cyprus. Unsurprisingly, upon his return to the UK…

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