Anyone doing research into SOE documents (HS Collection) at the National Archives in Kew will come across a pile of codenames and although one...
Spotted and forwarded by a "watcher" an article on this book first published in 2014, so unclear why now unless there is a new edition, the cover...
I am looking for any infomation about Robert Chapman, signaller seconded to 133 airborne liaison mission into Yugoslavia on the 5th February 1942?
Personal Number: 172404
Name: John Michael McVean GUBBINS
Unit: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
London Gazette : 28 February 1941...
241046 Major John Gilbert GOLDSMITH D.S.O. General List
15th August 1909 - 1st January 1972
Temporary Major General List: Served in "F"...
Personal Number: 102946
Name: Arthur Douglas DODDS-PARKER, MiD
Unit: Grenadier Guards
London Gazette : 8 November 1939...
I am researching a S.O.E. officer who, after training in the UK, was sent to India and attached to Force 136.
His record states:
Looking for info on Cpl Scott, he won the George Medal in Yugoslavia (citation below) - he was a Cameron Highlander, attached to 11 Commando and...
Personal Number: 137479
Name: Thomas James DUNBABIN, DSO
Unit: Intelligence Corps attached SOE
London Gazette : 25 June 1940...
Personal Number: 143448
Name: Patrick Michael LEIGH-FERMOR, DSO, OBE
Unit: Irish Guards, SOE, Intelligence Corps, Force 133
Personal Number: 14618
Name: Colin McVean GUBBINS, KCMG, DSO, MC
Unit: Royal Field Artillery, Royal Artillery, 24th Guards...
23483 Hugh QUENNELL, Welsh Guards
Army Number: 23483
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Name: Hugh QUENNELL
Unit: Welsh Guards
London Gazette : 14...
Personal Number: 305287
Name: Albert Iveson CASH
Unit: Welsh Guards
London Gazette : 7 January 1944...
I heard today that Wales-based publisher Y Lolfa (with assistance from the Welsh Books Council) will publish my 100,000 word biography of...
hi everyone, I'm looking for information on a Radar station located in the Cristo Re district, Monopoli, Bari, in Italy.
the station was in a...
This book was published in 2019 by Bloomsbury Academic London, although the cited review refers to the US edition: Duckett on Kenneison, 'The...
I'd like to get hold of one of these - The NA says it has been open since 2009 - how big are they? Are they likely to have redactions? Can anyone...
Has anyone come across a Captain McLean operating behind the lines in Italy in any capacity - either SAS or more likely SOE?
Reputedly he was a...
It was just 4 miles long yet assumed a strategic importance wholly disproportionate to its size. The Corinth Canal was and remains a spectacle of...
Buried Kensal Green St Marys Cemetery,London
Ashes interred in the same grave as Krystyna Skarbek.
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