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...
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:
BBC website today:
Gun bought for £1k 'now worth nothing'
I'm currently trying to research my Great-great uncle and I'm pretty much at a loss with where to go with it. Casualty I know that...
Kensal Green crematorium
James was 26 years old and a second lieutenant in the 4th Battalion, The Worcestershire Regiment, British Army during...
Remembered Kensal Green Cemetery,London
Lieutenant Colonel WILSON, GORDON CHESNEY
Royal Horse Guards
M V O, Mentioned...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] Just recently acquired these photos showing my grandfather (cook) in the Worcestershire regt WW1.
Photo no1 shows him standing...
Captain NEVILL, WILFRED PERCY
East Yorkshire Regiment
attd. 8th Bn.
East Surrey Regiment
Captain Nevill bought four...
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