I've obtained my grandfather's service records and whilst I can understand some parts of it; a lot of the abbreviations are lost on me and in...
WO171/2428 – 297 Coy RASC (GT)
1 June 1944
2 June 1944 AVELEY
1000 Craft loads assemble in camp.
1200 Craft loads assemble in...
I am researching the history of the NAAFI, from its beginnings in 1921, to the present day. It is quite a story.
Currently, I am...
Further to my previous post regarding my Granddad and being part of the BEF, later in the war he was posted to 249 Troop Carrying Company. The...
I'm trying to find out about what happened to Cpl William Coates before he died in Cassino in 1944.
I know he was with the 4th Indian...
[ATTACH] Thought you might like to read my father's war diary from 1st June - 16th June. It cover's the build up to,and
his landing on the...
Some extracts from this war diary that I thought might be of use/interest:
Source: WO171/2345 – No. 3 GT Coy RASC
C.O.: Major C.H. Eaves, RASC...
hi all, firstly I must say how helpful I have found this forum to find out information on my grandfathers movements during his service in the...
I thought that some might find extracts from this war diary of interest: WO171/2344
WO171/2344 – 1st Coy RASC (Army Transport)
C.O.: Major R.N....
28 January 1944
21 DUKWs arrived from GLASGOW.
29 January 1944
12 DUKWs arrived from STAFFORD.
1 June 1944
0800 Unit dispersed over various...
I've been doing a little research on my Fathers wartime service. He was a Gunner with 4th Medium Regt RA and it seems he was attached to ( I'm...
I have an RASC unit designation, clear on a unit rubber stamp, which says "47 Coy RASC Inf Bde" Dates are Aug 45 in NWE through to May 46 in...
At the end of 1941 all of the Motor Coach Companies were redesignated Troop Carrying Companies.
Does anyone know what 40 Motor Coach Company became?
BOTTING, CRYSTAL HERBERT
Date of Death:
Royal Army Service Corps
can you help me about Royal Army Service Corps: 295 Company (RASC)?
I looked online without good result. Thanks!!!!!
Could anyone tell me what Tac Signs were allocated to vehicles of a RASC Motor Coach Company?
Does anyone out there know the number of the RASC company or companies in 78 British Infantry Division?
I am trying to trace the unit of Leslie Pendlebury.
All I have to go on is that he served in 78 Infantry Division in Italy and may have been in...
Arrived Port Sudan 30.12.1940. 10.07.1941 transferred to RASC. This photo dated Nov 1941 taken transit camp Port Sudan.
Good Evening, First Thread for me on here so i hope you can help.
My grandfather was with 58 BSD RASC attached to 53 Div, he started to with 57...
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