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Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:16 pm
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Alan,

One might have thought so.

JY

Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:57 pm
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Richard,

It might be prudent if the author of the accompanying text paid a visit to the Museum. Just my opinion as there a couple of howlers contained in this paragraph alone:

The tiny British ...

Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:59 am
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Alan,

I can confirm that Robert Jonesí Victoria Cross is indeed on display in the Ashcroft Gallery at the Imperial War Museum, alongside the Victoria Cross worn by John Chard, that was formerly in ...

Sun Jun 09, 2019 8:07 am
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Colin,

Sorry I have no idea as Les left that forum.

I donít know if he is on this forum, I believe he used be on here.

Letís hope that your stalker doesnít follow you here.

Best wishes,
...

Sat Jun 08, 2019 2:26 pm
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Colin,

Sorry I have no idea as Les left that forum.

I donít know if he is on this forum, I believe he used be on here.

Letís hope that your stalker doesnít follow you here.

Best wishes,
...

Sat Jun 08, 2019 12:55 pm
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Colin,

Why not try them on this forum?

Regards,

JY

Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:58 pm
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Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:13 pm
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Colin,

At least it looks like Durnford unlike the same artist's portrait of James Henry Reynolds V.C., which appears to resemble Sergeant-Major Cornelius Coughlan V.C., who received his award durin ...

Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:14 am
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Chris,

The other option is all the Victoria Cross citations appear in my 1991 book They Fell Like Stones, which is not available as a Kindle book.

John

Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:10 am
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Chris,

Just give me a shout when you need anything.

John

Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:07 am
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Chris,

Go on The London Gazette website, all the citations are on there.

As an example go to https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/24788/data.pdf

Where you will found C. F. Schiessí citat ...

Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:44 pm
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Hi there,

There is only one book that focuses entirely on Pearsonís Column that is Fearful Hard Times... by Ian Knight & Ian Castle.

There are other general Zulu War works that include the e ...

Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:33 pm
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Good day Peter,

I certainly have a copy, as I contributed to the book in a very small way.

Best wishes,

John Y.

Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:17 am
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Good morning Johnny,

Thanks the offer of photographs, but as I was there last week they would be unnecessary for me, but I am sure other forum members might appreciate them.

As to the archaeolog ...

Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:10 pm
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Alan,

The precinct is most definitely on the battlefield, literally on the other side of the AMAFA designated fence. A matter of yards from the advanced cluster of cairns. Some folk out there thi ...
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