Winston Your Country Needs You

Winston Churchill

“I have never accepted what many people have kindly said, namely that I have inspired the nation. It was the nation and the race dwelling all around the globe that had the lion heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar.”

I still find it vaguely amusing that one of Britain’s greatest ever leaders, was actually half American.

Death of Winsyon Churchill Announced NBC NEWS

I do think those of mixed race, often have the ability to demonstrate the best aspects of any culture to which they belong. I might be a bit biased about this, as I have always tried to teach my own youngsters to draw the best from each of the three cultures (Yes I did say three.) of which they are part.

Currently my son has decided to explore his British heritage and has been making me terrific cups of tea.

Thank you for the great tea. 😁

Winston Churchill Personal Possessions Found in Dump

Source: BBC

I recently discovered my line in the sand is Winston Churchill.

Death of Winston Churchill – The National Archives

A Very Different perspective of Winsron Churchill was given in Australian newspapers in the aftermath of Gallipoli. I found a letter in the Australian National Archives.

I recall he left to fight in the trenches himself following the tragedy Gallipoli.

“Winston who should live in the recollection of thousands of parents as having enriched the spurs and gullies of Gallipoli with the bones and blood of their offspring in what he was pleased to describe as a “gamble” or a game of chance in the art of war,”

Aiden Doyle from Truth Brisbane,

Winston Churchill Returns from Hospital – British Pathe (1955) August 29th, 1955

The day a nation buried WW2 leader Winston Churchill – Witness – BBC News

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