Saturday 5th through to Bank Holiday Monday 7th May
Throughout Sandwich - The Town Quay, Quay Green and the River Stour
A P22 Gunship manned by a crew of 6 and armoured with three 50 calibre Browning machine guns will moor on the River in Sandwich for the weekend.
It will be the heart of a weekend of re-enacting the 40s with over 200 experienced re-enactors taking part.
The likes of the Desert Rats, RAF, Red Cross Nurses, Military Police, Home Guard, Land Army Girls, number 4 Commando Group and more will bring to life scenes including rescuing downed airmen from the Sea and stretchering the wounded to field hospitals .
Air raid sirens and the sound of gunfire will add to the feel of authentic WW2 atmosphere.
Entertainments over the weekend include a concert in St Mary’s on Saturday evening and free live music from the deck of the P22 on all three days featuring 40s style singers including well know Micky Drive
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