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Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:34 am
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Martin,
I'm afraid it's a sign of the times, not considering things like that to be important.
How many variations do we see on basics such as 'Rorke's'?

At least they didn't say 'winning a VC' ...

Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:13 pm
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You'd imagine that the author would check with Rob Caskie before using the text.

Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:33 am
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There has been a tracing of Pte. Connolly's present day relatives, thanks to the efforts of Peter Hall and
John Thomas. Here is a report by Peter on their visit to the newly dedicated grave.

Priv ...

Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:12 pm
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Richard, I just checked and see that Robert Jones' VC is in the Lord Ashcroft collection.
Do you know if that is on display in the IWM in London.

Wed Jul 03, 2019 7:33 am
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I was just wondering if it made complete sense to a Zulu today.

Tue Jul 02, 2019 5:09 pm
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Paul, have consulted a Zulu for assistance in accuracy of the Zulu and translation?

Wed Jun 19, 2019 4:28 pm
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The rededication ceremony took place at 1100am on Saturday 15th June &
commenced with a service inside Holy Trinity Church, Trefnant, led by the
rector Revd Colin Mansley, and included a short ...

Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:41 am
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Image of James Taylor and the grave after the dedication service on 15th. June.

https://i.postimg.cc/02mDZ9T5/TAYLOR-PIC-Copy.jpghttps://i.postimg.cc/52mcQq44/Taylor.jpg(Image supplied by Tim Needh ...

Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:37 pm
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If anyone wants a digital copy, I'm sure I could send one via email.

Completely off topic, I thought I'd share a similar exercise I did which is in the rough area of Turner.

https://i.postimg.cc ...

Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:51 am
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Colin,

I'm sorry but your response only goes to show why you have had problems with other outlets
on the subject.

I'm not going to respond point by point but will just reiterate that this foru ...

Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:27 pm
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Additionally Coll,

I want to remind all that this is a discussion forum and not a battle zone. You seem to think or
imagine that others are on a campaign against you and are doing so without bein ...

Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:04 pm
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I'm not in favour of anyone here using a pseudonym in order to cause mischief.
If you have any further details, please let me know.

Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:18 pm
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Colin, it's not a painting. I created it in photoshop using a photo of Isandlwana and
other images including pieces from Fripp's painting.

Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:55 am
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Martin,

what do you think would be the correct wording? Is it awardees, recipients?
'Winners' is certainly the version used most by all sources, maybe for its simplicity.

Thu May 16, 2019 5:04 pm
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The date has been confirmed as the 15th.of June at 11.00.
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