Source: The Dominican.net  “They fought for a freedom, which we now enjoy.” This according to Baroness Patricia Scotland, Attorney General of the United Kingdom as she addressed participants at an event honoring the brave men and women of the Caribbean who fought alongside the British during the two world wars. Caribbean Glory as the event was

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Source: TheDominican.net July 01, 2012 Roseau, Dominica (TDN) – “….Dominicans summoned their generosity and placed it at the feet of the French war refugees who had been battered by tempestuous swells, and haunted by the silhouettes of French Gendarmes…” How many people know that Dominica was the main base for those French war refugees who escaped to

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This site aims to provide a permanent archive of the volunteers from the West Indies who flew for the Royal Air Force during the Second World War. The general public in the United Kingdom and elsewhere is scarcely aware of the involvement of Caribbean crew in the airwar of 1940-1945. In 1940, no so-called “men

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