I forgot to post here when I first rejoined the other day. I say "rejoined" because I forgot the password to my old account, and I'm locked out of...
My brother-in-law has a relative's 14-18 British War Medal from the maternal side of his family .
Medal card of Page, Blanche A Corps: Queen...
Good evening and my apologies if there is already a thread that I've missed. My great uncle, Spr 402130 William Geddes, was killed in action on 4...
Victoria Cross sells at auction for £248,000
Victoria Cross: 'Inspiring' WW1 messenger's medal sold for £248,000
I have seen the photo of the lad on the right before but always believed the photo was from WW1. I have been told its WW2 and they are...
can anyone decipher what this means/says please?
or tell me what the letters/numbers mean ?
The Renault FT was a French light tank, the booklet/manual printed in 1920 for the French army. I have just bought this original copy. Anyone...
I picked up this news from another forum. Might be of interest to those researching relatives who served during the Great War:
Sunderland abandoned case reveals WW1 father and son's past
Name: Anthony COURAGE, DSO, MC
Unit: 15th/19th King's Royal Hussars
London Gazette : 8 December 1896...
I'll use this thread to upload dozens of military family photos over the next week or so. (Having trouble uploading them due to large file size)...
I am trying to locate John Deans Robertson. 1898 - 1967
I cannot locate him before 1926.
He served in WW1 and came from Scotland (Glasgow). He...
I was wondering if anyone with the Knowledge knows how I can look up my Grandfather Raffaele Paolillo and his brother Lorenzo...
An interesting story from the recent attempted sale of his service medals at auction:
WWI hero who led 450-mile prison break became Burma...
I don't have ANY details on this picture.
Maybe someone can shed some light on it?
Excellent video from Taff Gillingham & the Great War Huts people.
Learnt stuff (from an admittedly low base).
Not every day nearly 40 minutes of...
Mr Reed, late respected moderator of this parish, has started a WW1 podcast.
It's sort of relaxing, but also as serious as many who know his...
I recently obtained this dog tag, found in Northern-France.
It is marked:
C F N
I do know that "CE" means...
Guardsman MELHUISH, SIDNEY CHARLES
Service Number 2733579
Son of Mrs Nellie Murphy (remarried) and...
Guardsman SEARE, EDMUND
Service Number 2737504
Son of Pte. Edmund Seare, The King's Shropshire Light...
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