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Old 10-26-2019, 01:58 PM   #1
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Default Pipe Band RAF Jurby (Isle of Man)

Has anyone got information about the Pipe Band at R.A.F. Jurby (Isle of Man)? The base existed from 1939 to 1963, but I think that the Pipes & Drums existed only during WW2. I am also interested in the names of the Pipe Majors.
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Old 10-26-2019, 02:05 PM   #2
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Here is a photo of the Pipe Band:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/F...War_A10037.jpg

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Old 10-26-2019, 07:50 PM   #3
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https://www.culturevannin.im/oral_hi...le_349799.html

relevant part of the interview is from 18.52 : the P/M was a Jock Duffey
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Thank you, John. Well done!
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