Army Number: T/157587
Name: Norman DAVY
Unit: 278 General Transport Company, Royal Army Service Corps
Army Number: 7953223
Name: Charles WILLS
Unit: North Irish Horse
Army Number: 906078
Name: Alan John OAKES
Unit: 67 Medium Regiment, Royal Artillery
Army Number: 2927900
Name: Howard Herbert Cosens BUTLER
Unit: South Lancashire Regiment ; Special Boat Service
Army Number: 20771
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Name: Douglas Webster St. Aubyn BERNEVILLE- CLAYE
Unit: West Yorkshire Regiment ; SAS
London Gazette :...
I just received my grandfather's full war record and he is listed as being treated at the 15th Canadian General Hospital after being wounded in...
Does anybody know which beach No. 5 Beach group landed on at Salerno ?
My Gt- grandad landed as part of the above group with 280 bty, 87th HAA...
Lt. Gerald Lionel Pearson,
Award: Military Cross
Service Number.: 103095
Unit: 6th Bn (Royal Welsh) Parachute Regiment
Starred in The...
L/Sjt. Alfred Victor Statham
Service No.: 4034743
Unit: 6th Bn Royal West Kent Regiment
Award: Military Medal
Ref Map ITALY 1/50,000 Sheet 88 -...
Cpl. William Walker
Service No.: 7347033
Unit: Royal Army Medical Corps attached to 4th Bn Parachute Regiment
Award: Military Medal
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Apparently about 3200 Jews were hidden in Rome.
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My late father served in the Royal Navy during WW2. He died 40 years ago, relatively young, and didn't...
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This is an infographic of the number of...
Army Number: 2696599
Name: George ANDERSON
Unit: 2 Scots Guards ; Long Range Desert Group
An Italian friend has bought a WW2 map showing the route taken by 625 Field Squadron from Ceprano through northern Lazio, Umbria and...
I've looked through the usual sites - National Archives and Auckland online cenotaph, however unable to track down MC citation for 2390 Peter...
Hereford &Worcester Archives World War II Reminiscences
Some of my colleagues are enjoying the opportunity to listen to their...
I have uploaded a copy of my grandfathers service record. I would appreciate if someone could help decipher it for me, there is so much on there I...
I'm trying to understand a record which reads:
Unit X(10) Disembarked and posted to ICRU
Unit X(2) Admitted 140 Fd. Amb. (XII)...
Separate names with a comma.