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Wed May 23, 2018 10:13 pm
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A great loss. Very generous with his time and knowledge. Thoughts are with family and friends.

Peter

Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:25 am
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There are various cases of gallantry awards being "negotiated" although not in the context of the Zulu war. Leave it with me and I'll try and find some examples.

Peter

Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:39 pm
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This was posted from Ian Knight's Zulu War Facebook page on Friday:

It is with a heavy heart and immense sadness that I share the devastating news that in the early hours of this morning my husband ...

Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:52 pm
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No I haven't. Hope to read Ron Lock's soon.

Peter

Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:48 pm
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Welcome to RDVC.

Peter

Fri Jul 28, 2017 9:47 am
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Commission is 20% and VAT is charged at 20% on the commission only so that adds 19,000 to the bill. So 79,000 all in.

Peter

Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:56 am
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Alan

Sent you an email.

Peter

Sun Jul 23, 2017 9:47 pm
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I have viewed with concern the plans for a new place on/near the battlefield. As far as I can tell the plans have no redeeming features.

Peter

Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:04 am
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Hold onto your hats tomorrow for the sale of this medal at DNW. As defenders' medals go, this almost has the lot - wounded in the defence and mentioned by Chard in his account to Queen Victoria. The e ...

Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:40 am
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ABJ was incredibly kind and helpful to me when I rekindled my interest in the Zulu war in 2002. He was very generous in sharing the research and information he had spent a lifetime gathering. He invit ...

Thu Jun 01, 2017 8:35 am
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A great ambassador for the Zulu people and sadly missed.

Peter

Sat Dec 10, 2016 2:45 pm
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Desperately sad news and my thoughts are with his family and friends.

Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:06 pm
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No idea at all.

Thu Dec 08, 2016 6:26 pm
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Minehan's medal hammered at 70,000, so including commission and VAT will have cost the buyer 87,500. I have followed the price of RD medals reasonably closely for the past 15 years, and all I can sa ...

Thu Dec 01, 2016 2:00 pm
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Great images. A fitting tribute.
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