Hello to all
Ready at last to post my queries re my Uncle [Mothers elder brother].
I have included two scans that I have from FMP rather than me...
Major-General Sir Robert Edward Laycock, KCMG, CB, DSO, KStJ (18 April 1907 – 10 March 1968) was a senior British Army officer best known for his...
Personal Number: 71081
Name: Geoffrey Charles Tasker KEYES, MC, VC
Unit: Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons), 11 Commando...
Personal Number: 105460
Name: Roger James Allen COURTNEY, MC
Unit: King's Royal Rifle Corps attached Layforce
London Gazette : 9...
Personal Number: 85558
Name: George Robert Melville Henry MORE, MC
Unit: Royal Engineers attached Layforce
London Gazette : 28...
Personal Number: 105605
RAF Number: 47293
Rank: Lieutenant; Flight Lieutenant
Name: Eric Francis GARLAND, MBE, MC*
Unit: 6 York & Lancaster...
Personal Number: 226916
Army Number: 2873628
Rank: Regimental Serjeant Major; Major
Name: Lewis Ligertwood Legg TEVENDALE, DCM
Army Number: 6141548
Name: Charles CATTELL, MM
Unit: 1 East Surrey Regiment attached Special Air Service
London Gazette : 26...
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Personal Number: 2756712
Name: William MORRIS, MM
Unit: Black Watch Royal Highland Regiment, 11 Commando, 1 SAS
London Gazette :...
Army Number: 2660913
Name: Ernest Thomas LILLEY, MM, BEM, MiD
Unit: Coldstream Guards & SAS
London Gazette : 26 November...
In his book Western Desert 1941 Pitt is very damning of certain special forces that sprang up. He singles out raids code named Rookery, Nook and...
Army Number: 2615284
Rank: Warrant Officer Class II
Name: Cyril FEEBERY, DCM, MiD
Unit: Grenadier Guards
London Gazette : 24 June 1943...
Hello I am hoping someone can offer some advice on this soldier?
4449904 Pte Gordon Button died on the 12th June 1942 his unit is listed as 1st...
As a remembrance project i am trying to compile Major Bill Fraser's War Diary. Whilst still a work in progress i will share all i have in the hope...
Reference: WO 208/3316/1543
Description: Captain D C M Mather (service number...
My understanding is that Layforce was comprised of 7, 8, 11 & 51/52 Commando.
I was wondering when they came together in the Western Desert?
Can any please help me find information on the 3rd Battalion Cold Stream Guards my uncle was in the Cold Stream Guards life Guards. And I...
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Watched on the History Channel today about the Battle of Crete. One British Officer focused on was J D S Pendlebury. He was a explorer and when...
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