On Friday 8 November, Harton Academy marked the Armistice in our annual Remembrance Service assemblies and we were delighted to welcome members of the neighbourhood and from a local care home, as we do every year. We are extremely honoured that our special guest, Mr Felix Wileneus, was able to visit us this morning, too. Felix was born in 1922 and is from South Shields. He joined the Allied invasion of Normandy in France on 6 June 1944, when, a few weeks later, he was seriously injured by shrapnel. After recovering, he did return to Germany with the British army, and was making his way to Berlin, when the Germa...
11 / 11 / 2019
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