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National service 1959/1961

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National service 1959/1961

I was stationed at Gordon barracks Hameln in 1960/1962. I was wondering if the Barracks was still there? I met some wonderful local people and even after 50 odd years I still remember them.

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Lower Saxony, Germany
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Hanau, Germany
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1. Re: National service 1959/1961

They gonna close in mid 2014.

Paderborn, Germany
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Hi Glenburnie

We are still here! My husband is based here (attached arms) but the flag comes down on June 14th.

There is a weekend of parades and a party to celebrate before we all go our seperate ways.

Hope this helps!

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