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...
This program may be worth watching on BBC4 at 7:30 this evening.
BBC Four - World War I at Home, Cadburys at War
I hope you don't mind me asking Roy..my own grandfather was a bit of a lad, and he apparently served at Ypres, Somme and Gallipoli. To survive 3...
British Submarines in Two World Wars
Published: 24th June...
St Sepulchre's Church - Royal Fusiliers,Holborn Viaduct,London...
Does anyone know if this spoon is a genuine SS or a fake?
It has the SS marking on the Left then a swastika on the right, and EBR REFF (I...
Lieutenant Colonel O'NEILL, SHANE EDWARD ROBERT
Service Number 36738
North Irish Horse, Royal Armoured Corps
From another forum this evening:
Campaign to bring Port Glasgow war hero's medals home falls short
Chief Petty Officer PITCHER, ERNEST JAMES
Service Number P/227029
V C, D S M
Captain FINCH, HENEAGE MICHAEL CHARLES
Service Number 40659
69 (The Denbighshire Yeomanry) Medium Regtiment,...
Guardsman ABBOTT, HENRY GROVES
Service Number 2721868
Irish Guards attd. H.Q. 5th Guards Armd. Bde.
I've been reading about the Queen Mary Army Auxiliary Corps (QMAAC) in connection with these beautiful WW1 medals which were awarded to Worker...
No name, but picked up this photo of a WW1 RRW officer. A total long shot but can he be ID?
And yes tried to see if the photo studio...
This book has been out awhile, this is the first review (October 2017) I've spotted via Twitter, albeit on an obscure blogsite with an American...
Based on 2 requests, am looking for following images:
Israel- Beersheba War Cemetery
BEETHAM, BENJAMIN Sapper 1824 Aust Eng BEERSHBA WAR CEM Q84...
Originally a memorial to commemorate those who fell during Boer War, names of the Fallen from WW1 and WW2 have been added at the base:
Separate names with a comma.