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Billy Watson on a horse

Celebrating Royal Ascot

Ernest ‘Jockey’ Woods, as his name suggests, had a background with horses working at a horse racing stables prior to enlisting. He served as a Private in the King’s Own Rifles and lost his sight at Arras in 1917. After coming to us he went on to pur…

Date
22 June 2017 15:00
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Veteran Terry Bullingham/ FALKLANDS WAR

Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the end of the Falklands War

Britain declared war against Argentina and on 5 April a British task force made up of 43 Royal Navy ships, 22 from the Royal Fleet Auxiliary and 62 merchant vessels, set off on the 7,500 mile journey to the Falklands. After several bloody land and se…

Date
14 June 2017 10:00
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Blind veteran Dennis Brett in RAF fighter plane

Blind veteran, Dennis enjoys special visit to RAF Memorial

Dennis is 92 and was born in London.  He joined the RAF as an Aircraft Mechanic in 1942 rising to the rank of Leading Aircraftsman. He served at various air bases in Yorkshire during the Second World War and thereafter in Italy, Egypt and Palestine.D…

Date
01 June 2017 16:00
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