1 http://www.fgco.com/church/stpauls.htm, accessed 29 June 2009.
2 Alan Dunn email Sep 2008.
4 Emails from Alan Dunn, 19 May 2011.
5 Letter from Valerie Dunn 1 September 2010, quoting Charlie’s sister Ann Mallinson and letter from Sanderson & Co., solicitors of Hull, document in family archives.
6 http://www.charitycommission.gov.uk accessed 18 April 2011.
7 Sir John Pybus, MP for Harwich, who was the National Liberal Minister of Education under Stanley Baldwin's government, had died in 1935 and made provision for the Trust in his will.
8 Ken Tout, Tanks, Advance! Normandy to the Netherlands, 1944, London, 1987, p.26.
9 ‘Scrimnet’ at http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,307835.0.html accessed 11 June 2011.
10 Ken Tout, By Tank: D to VE Day, London, 2007, pp.9-11.
11 Greg S. Wurth, ed., 1st Armored Division, Turner Publishing Company, 2005, pp.45 & 63.
12 Ken Tout, Tanks Advance! Normandy to the Netherlands, p.176.
13 From Guy C. Crull, I Am The Tank Pilot: 1st Calvary Division 603 Tank Co., (an American who served in the Pacific) online at: http://rockforce.org/rock_force/crull/crull.html 15 April 2011.
14 R. F. Neville, 1st Northamptonshire Yeomanry in Northwest Europe, Joh. Heinr. Meyer, 1946, p.21. Ken Tout also mentioned the mosquitoes.
15 Ken Tout, To Hell with Tanks, pp.32-33.
16 Ken Tout, Tanks Advance! Normandy to the Netherlands, p.90.
17 Stephen Hart, Sherman Firefly vs Tiger: Normandy 1944, 2007, pp.52-69
18 Ken Tout, Tanks, Advance! Normandy to the Netherlands, London, 1987, p.99.
19 Ibid, pp.92-97.
20 Neville, p.29.
21 Tout, Ken, Tanks Advance! Normandy to the Netherlands, 1944, Robert, Hale, London, 1987, pp.101 & 115.
22 Hart, Sherman Firefly vs Tiger: Normandy 1944, 2007, pp.52-69
23 Harold A. Skaarup, Ironsides: Canadian Armoured Fighting Vehicle Museums and Monuments, Universe Books, USA, 2011, p.81.
24 Rootschat thread re the 33rd Armoured Brigade January 2009.
25 Online at: http://51hd.co.uk/accounts/attack_le_havre
26 This man had married Marjorie Norton at Keighley in 1940.
27 Neville, pp.76-77
28 Neville, p.83.
29 Personal communication to Tony Petrie.
30 Charlie told Tony Petrie that he crossed the Rhein in a Buffalo.
31 Neville, p.84.
32 Neville, pp.84-85.
33 Neville, pp.94-95.
34 Ken Tout, Tanks, Advance!, p.208.