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Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:14 am
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Chris,

The other option is all the Victoria Cross citations appear in my 1991 book They Fell Like Stones, which is not available as a Kindle book.

John

Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:10 am
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Chris,

Just give me a shout when you need anything.

John

Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:07 am
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Chris,

Go on The London Gazette website, all the citations are on there.

As an example go to https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/24788/data.pdf

Where you will found C. F. Schiess’ citat ...

Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:44 pm
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Hi there,

There is only one book that focuses entirely on Pearson’s Column that is Fearful Hard Times... by Ian Knight & Ian Castle.

There are other general Zulu War works that include the e ...

Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:33 pm
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Good day Peter,

I certainly have a copy, as I contributed to the book in a very small way.

Best wishes,

John Y.

Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:17 am
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Good morning Johnny,

Thanks the offer of photographs, but as I was there last week they would be unnecessary for me, but I am sure other forum members might appreciate them.

As to the archaeolog ...

Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:10 pm
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Alan,

The precinct is most definitely on the battlefield, literally on the other side of the AMAFA designated fence. A matter of yards from the advanced cluster of cairns. Some folk out there thi ...

Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:48 am
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Alan,

Check your e-mail.

I have forwarded you a pdf that I received this morning.

JY

Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:21 am
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Stephen,

I note that the term palace is used by the reporter, rather than in recorded speech.

As a consequence of this report I have been in touch with Ulundi. I can confirm the development at ...

Fri Jan 25, 2019 4:46 am
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Johnny,

Yes I have we’ve seen Ian’s tour party several times so far, and we will see them at Isandlwana in an hour or two.

Busy day yesterday delivering a lecture on King Cetshwayo’s visit to th ...

Wed Jan 23, 2019 3:13 pm
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Johnny,

Not what we have heard from MGB, with whom we are liaising.

We’ll see I sure Cyril will like my IFP badge and membership card if he does come...

JY

Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:38 pm
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Johnny,

I am happy to pose that question to His Majesty.

There never was a palace planned for Isandlwana, it was a museum and cultural centre. I don’t know where the story of palace ever came f ...

Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:21 pm
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Johnny,

Indeed I am. I will be presenting a biographical sketch of Horace Smith-Dorrien. The location I have is King’s View, Battlefields Country Lodge, if that makes sense.

I had heard the da ...

Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:21 pm
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Alan,

I know that their inboxes are full up!

John

Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:41 pm
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