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English Riviera Sightseeing, rain or shine

We’re just coming to the end of our first three weeks on the sightseeing bus and the popularity of our tours has been, rather like the weather of late, mixed. 859 more words
Driving

Thursday 13 May 1915 - We Lost 1,602

The Germans unleash a severe bombardment on the Western Front.  At 04:00 the East Lancashire Regiment is holding trenches at a place called Mouse-trap Farm when they are seriously bombarded by German artillery.  2,384 more words

Royal Navy

Tuesday 11 May 1915 - We Lost 537

German artillery bombards the Ypres/Menin road in the second battle of Ypres.

The 1st Kite Balloon Section proceeds to Steenvoorde for work with the Second Army in the Ypres sector. 374 more words

Gallipoli

Commando stands for...

COMMANDO:

Combination Of Mind, Muscle And Nerves During Operations.

Information on training for Royal Marines Recruits and All Arms Commando Course aspirants.

Military Physical Training

When You're Finding Something Difficult, Just Remember the Commando Poem:

DON`T QUIT

WHEN THINGS GO WRONG AS THEY SOMETIMES WILL
WHEN THE ROAD YOU`RE TRUDGING SEEMS ALL UPHILL
WHEN THE FUNDS ARE LOW AND THE DEBTS ARE HIGH… 171 more words

Quotes

The SAS in the Falklands Campaign: updated

The Mail on Sunday published a story today about a former Argentine intelligence officer’s attempt to rip them off for a quarter of a million pounds.   225 more words