July 3, 2016

Lieutenant General Sir Adrian Paul Ghislain Carton de Wiart VC

Lieutenant General Sir Adrian Paul Ghislain Carton de Wiart VC, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO (5 May 1880 – 5 June 1963)   He was a British […]
July 2, 2016

TEN REASONS WHY ONE SHOULDN’T BLAME ALL THE GREAT WAR DISASTERS ON THE GENERALS

When the Great War broke out in 1914, it took all of Western Europe by surprise. Even those nations who were preparing for war were surprised […]
July 2, 2016

Windy day at Ferring but shelter behind 1941 pill box

July 1, 2016

Commemorating the battle of the Somme at Newdigate

Andy joined the service at 7.30am held at Newdigate War Memorial this morning to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme. […]