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Aircraft Repair Depots

Southern Aircraft Repair Depot Jersey Brow, South Farnborough Renamed as 1 (Southern) Aircraft Repair Depot in October 1917 Often appears in men’s service records as SARD or 1(S)ARD Northern Aircraft Repair Depot Formed December 1916…



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CXVIII (Howitzer) Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery

This unit was formed at Woolwich on 16 February 1915. It is also sometimes shown as 118 Brigade RFA. History This brigade was originally comprised of numbers 458 and 459 (Howitzer) Batteries RFA and the…



Review of “With valour and distinction”

With valour and distinction: the actions of the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 1914-1918 by Nigel Atter published by Helion & Company in 2019 paperback ISBN 978 1 912866 24 3 total pages 254: main body…


The death of an officer’s servant

This article is based on a tragic incident mentioned by James Edmund Henderson Neville, then a junior officer of the 2nd Battalion of the Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. He was aged 19 at the…


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FAQ: how can I find a photograph of my soldier?

Many of us would like to find a photograph of a particular soldier. It is one of the most difficult things to do, so set out in hope but be prepared to be disappointed. These…