April 26, 2018

James Hewitson VC – Awarded for actions on 26 April 1918

James Hewitson VC (15 October 1892 – 2 March 1963) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Born in Coniston, Lancashire, 15 October 1892, He […]
April 24, 2018

ANZAC Day 100 Years on at Villers-Bretonneux

Dawn Service at the Villers Bretonneux Australian Memorial. Starts at 5.30. Some of us start work at 12.30am to be there with our guests. Mine are […]
April 24, 2018

Clifford William King Sadlier, VC – Awarded for events on 25 April 1918

Clifford William King Sadlier, VC (1892 – 28 April 1964) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross. Born in the Melbourne suburb of Camberwell, Sadlier […]
April 24, 2018

Gunner ROBERT ‘Bob’ TORRANCE – died 24 April 1918

  Gunner ROBERT ‘Bob’ TORRANCE Service Number               222389 Aged                                     30 Unit                                       “A” Bty. 162nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery Commemorated at         TYNE COT MEMORIAL […]