Findmypast exhorts me to find out about my family on the eve of war. This is mainly not mysterious as I did a junior school project in the late 1960s. 1,446 more words
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Another exploration of names on the cenotaph at St James, Ogley Hay.
Lichfield Mercury 10 Dec 1915
Local Casualties: — News has been received by Mr and Mrs H Birch, of High Street, Brownhills, that their son, Private H Birch (25), 5th South Staffords, has been rather severely wounded in the head, shoulders, hands and left leg, and is now in a hospital in France. 668 more words
Download He Who Would Valiant Be: The Wartime Diary of Midshipman T. T. Lewin, HMS Valiant 1940 by Terry Lewin in PDF,azw3,rtf,epub,lit,lrf,mobi,fb2,pdb,txt and htmlz 61 more words
This week, in recognition of Remembrance Day, instead of focussing on an Australian location, The Past Present is sharing the shocking image above of a place which has played a significant role in Australian history – The Somme. 184 more words