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by DelP
13 Nov 2011, 17:05
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 365
Views: 78450

Re: All our yesterdays...

Blimey Derek.. how the heck can you tell that from so little :-O Cheers anyway.. it'll give me something else to look into ;) :lol: Royal Artillery cap badge, bandoliers, spurs and riding crops..I stand corrected however after a search, they are either RHA or Royal Field Artillery....everything was...
by DelP
13 Nov 2011, 16:38
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 365
Views: 78450

Re: All our yesterdays...

As this is the Remembrance weekend, I thought I'd add this photo of an unknown soldier. I found the picture amongst family photos when clearing an uncle's flat, but have no idea who he is or where it was taken. Presumably he was a relative of mine and it would appear to be a WWI uniform, but beyond...
by DelP
13 Nov 2011, 16:07
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 365
Views: 78450

Re: All our yesterdays...

DaveB wrote:Sadly, I've no info on who the other 2 chaps are. I doubt they're from the same regiment as neither cap badge looks like great grandad's which is South Staffs Regiment.
The other two gents are Royal Horse Artillery Dave ;)

Derek
by DelP
12 Nov 2011, 19:20
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 365
Views: 78450

Re: All our yesterdays...

Jon.M wrote:For rememberance Sunday:

Image

Bert Crowter my great-uncle (grandmothers brother) killed on the Somme 1916

Jon
That's a mighty fine photo Jon.

Derek
by DelP
12 Nov 2011, 17:39
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: All our yesterdays...
Replies: 365
Views: 78450

Re: All our yesterdays...

Marvellous pictures folks, reminds me of a huge sepia photo that hung over the mantlepiece at my late great-uncle Louis and great-aunt Florie's house. 'Uncle' Louis was a submariner during WW1, they were stuck on the bottom for a few days...he went down with a huge beard, the picture I remember, whe...
by DelP
10 Nov 2011, 01:47
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Movember
Replies: 28
Views: 2438

Re: Movember

:hello: Eighty quid so far, online and sponsorship :thumbsup: I'd post a photo but......please choose from the following: a) it's a very distinguished silver so doesn't show so much. b) I'm at the age where my hormones are past their 'sell by' date so it isn't growing anyway. Derek :lol: :lol:
by DelP
06 Nov 2011, 15:48
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Movember
Replies: 28
Views: 2438

Re: Movember

Nice one mate :thumbsup:

Edit: 2000hrs...now joined lunatic VW van team at the Brick Yard....
by DelP
06 Nov 2011, 15:35
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Condolences...
Replies: 5
Views: 463

Re: Condolences...

Smoke from local firework celebrations and not fog now suspected as reason for sudden lose of visibility.

Derek
by DelP
06 Nov 2011, 00:22
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Movember
Replies: 28
Views: 2438

Re: Movember

Understood Larry, take care...

ATB

Derek ;)