Monthly Feature

Monthly Feature

November

50th Anniversary Return to Suvla Bay

This months feature contains 2 accounts of visits to Gallipoli on the 50th anniversary in 1965. The first by a party of men from the Herefordshire Regiment the second Peter Newman the Vice Consul in Istanbul at the time.

October

The Imperial Service Badge and The Territorial Force War Medal

This months feature is The Imperial Service Badge and The Territorial Force War Medal

September

Lt Col (later Maj Gen) Jack Churcher

Lt Col Churcher took command of the 1st Battalion in 1943 and command of 159 Bde in 1944; he was a regular officer of the Kings Shropshire Light Infantry and continued to serve after World War Two.

Additonal Information

  • Medals and the Man

  • The Camera Returns