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Canadian Artillery Memorial
The Canadian Artillery Memorial north of Vimy also commemorates the South African Heavy Artillery and was constructed in...
Battle for Vimy Ridge
Suitable images are proving difficult to source.
Here are images of Farbus, Vimy and Willerval villages after...
"Lt PAM Hands was awarded the MC" - some context
By the end of 1916 the massive battles between the River Somme and the River Ancre were...
You might want to look at the http://www.britishmedalforum.com/
There are two members in the Durban area
1 Brian Conyngham (Pinetown...
An amazing family and a truly remarkable collection.
I will sort out suitable maps and look for images.
The nominal role of the first contingent of the SAHA shows Mellish as a gunner ex the Cape Town Highlanders. This contingent left for England at the...
Some more on the other brothers
These came from the London Gazette.
The second attachment is for the award of the Distinguished Service Order in...
A "great and urgent Imperial service" - German Samoa
Annie has these posts on the New Zealand campaign in the then German Samoa....
An image of the officers of the SAHA in 1915.
Note that the names of W Brydon and CJ Forder are incorrectly spelt.
I agree but we as South Africans really need to reclaim the honour.
Re: Warship pictures : SS Glenorchy (1909)
I would like to take up your kind offer.
In Harry Klein’s Light Horse Cavalcade: The Imperial...
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Sorry about the size of the images.
Here is another attempt.
I found this fascinating review of Keyes’ Amphibious warfare and combined operations while looking for detailed information on the process within...
A veritable treasure trove.
Pity that google:mad: is cluttering a useful resource with those very irritating partial scans
Here are some links giving the history of the Two Minute Silence
I only have a rudimentary knowledge of the ABW apart from an interest in the use of the naval guns some of which were used in GSWA, for training of...
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