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Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:41 am
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That's a great shame if that's the case.
Met him on a few occasions around the time that he opened his hotel, plus once on our descendants tour in 2014.

Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:00 am
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Not that I'm aware, but I did receive a password email yesterday when I changed my address?

Regs, C.

Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:21 am
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Hi Alan,

Van Hage's has already got more of my money than I ever intended, so it will come as a welcome relief!
We're in Lower Road, Great Amwell. We're the first (and last) house in the village, ...

Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:28 pm
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Hi Alan, firstly, it wasn't Robert Jones, it was Neville Coghill VC, not sure what I was thinking then!
Coghill was a student there for four years (some info on college website).
I think that colleg ...

Mon Jun 22, 2020 2:02 pm
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Very definitely still here.
Just discovered that Sir Henry Bartle Frere and Robert Jones VC both had strong links to Haileybury College, Herts. which is no more than ten assegai throws from where I l ...

Tue Dec 24, 2019 8:44 am
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Morning all, the annual memorial service for my great-grandfather will take place on January 25th 2020 at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Newport Road, Llantarnam. Cwmbran. NP44 3BP.
The graveside ...

Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:45 pm
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Thanks, that'll be him then!

Regs, Col.

Tue Jan 22, 2019 11:23 am
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Is this the same Pte Connolly that was in the hospital building with a twice re-arranged leg?

Regs, Col.

Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:58 am
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Well done to those involved in organising the event, hope it goes well for you.
Unfortunately, being midweek I can't get there but will make a point of visiting when I am next in the area.

Regards ...

Thu Jan 17, 2019 11:53 am
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I have no idea why I put page 17 twice in the previous post !!!!

Thu Jan 17, 2019 11:47 am
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Thanks for that John, never seen that photo before.
Kind regards, Col.

Page 17 of today's Sun states on page 17 that the parade for my great grandfather has been cancelled. This is true, but I rei ...

Wed Jan 02, 2019 7:21 am
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Morning all, Happy New Year.
I have been advised over the break that there will not be a parade this year.
There WILL be the service at the graveside still, 11am on 19th January.
Tea and coffee wil ...

Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:27 am
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PS please note that you can contact me privately on [email protected] or [email protected]

Regs, Col.

Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:18 am
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Hi, the annual memorial service for my great grandfather will take place on Saturday 19th January, 2019 at St Michael and All Angels Church, Llantarnam, near Cwmbran.
Usual form is to arrive around 1 ...

Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:22 am
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Hi, thanks for that. I shall certainly try and get there.

Kind regards, Col.
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