Category: Veterans

In Loving Memory – 14th October, 2008, aged 88 PTE John Frost was in the 11th Armoured Division of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps. At the age of 24, he was part of a highly mobile supply unit of about …

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Peter Sinclair is a German Jew, and as a teenager managed to escape Nazi Berlin in 1939 via the ‘Kindertransport’.   He joined the army with the Royal Fusiliers and went through infantry training, eventually making the rank of Staff …

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On D-Day, June 6th 1944, Trooper Jim Smith (C Sqdn, Westminster Dragoons) landed on Gold Beach in Normandy, France, just least of La Riviere. It was around 7:25 AM. The two Churchill tanks in front of Jim edged their way …

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