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Old 20th Sep 2022, 10:21 pm   #1
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Default Radio Normandy & Captain Plugge

Hi found this Radio Normandy & Captain Plugge https://archive.org/details/thefirst...inplugger42000 Mick
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Old 20th Sep 2022, 11:40 pm   #2
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Yes not too well known really Mick but there have been other threads on here!

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Old 21st Sep 2022, 10:14 am   #3
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Wikipedia article on Plugge: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Plugge

Quite a character.
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Old 21st Sep 2022, 2:30 pm   #4
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The sad death (murder) of his daughter was depicted in the Jason Statham film "The Bank Job".

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Old 21st Sep 2022, 3:55 pm   #5
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There is also some information on Plugge and commercial radio in Asa Briggs : The Golden Age of Wireless.
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