Moving forward about 180 Years from the American Civil War and the American Soldiers are over here for World War II. Is he standing on the platform in 1944 waiting for the train that will take him eventually to the beaches of Normandy. Or does he just want to get home in 2009 and put his feet up with a cup of tea?
Last weekend saw the WWII Home Front 1940s weekend at the Embsay and Botlon Abbey Railway in the Yorkshire Dales. Re-enactors from all over came and played their part, standing, posing and strutting about whilst the trains ran up and down the line transporting them back in time.
And a good time was had by all, Re-enactors, Photographers, the general public and the Railway volounteers.
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