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ermi1977 01-03-2009 22:48

ARCHIVE: Anzio Training Camp, nr Leek, Feb 2009
 
Went up here a week or so ago, just a couple of pics theres a load more on
flickr.

Stolen from Lennye4evo (cheers for the info on the site.)

"In 1943, a transit camp for USA anti-aircraft units was constructed on the East side of the Buxton Road. In 1945-6 it was taken over by Polish troops from Italy (Probably where the 'Anzio' bit came from). After the war, it became a Polish resettlement camp. Then in 1964, the residents were settled in purpose built accomodation half a mile North from the original site. In 1983, the camp opened as the Anzio site and became a training centre for both the Regular and Territorial Army and even scouts."


http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio003.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio087.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio095.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio096.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio011.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio065.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio058.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio038.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio041.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio049.jpg

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/o...o/Anzio077.jpg


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