Members articles

This section of the website features links to a selection of articles kindly supplied to us by branch members. Our thanks to all the contributors.

A Yeomanry VC Frederick Potts

Roger G Coleman

Great War Medals – ALBANIA – Order of the Black Eagle – Bronze 1914

Roger G Coleman

Able Seaman to 2nd Lieutenant

Roger G Coleman

CEF Driver loses control and his Life

Roger G Coleman

Dark Evenings Dangerous Roads

Roger G Coleman

Great War Medals – The Canadian Memorial Cross

Roger G Coleman

Tragic End to a Short Career

Roger G Coleman

Herbert’s Sweetheart
Roger G Coleman

A Good Read
Roger G Coleman

Major F.H. TUBB V.C. ~ 7th Battalion, A.I.F.
Roger G Coleman

Officer’s Tragic Death ~ Not Fit For Active Service
Roger G Coleman

The Love Of Two Women
Roger G Coleman

Whit-Sunday Boating Tragedy
Roger G Coleman

Fatality at the Fleet – Wyke Regis
Roger G Coleman

Resting In Peace – Undisturbed
Roger G Coleman

Singing ‘Pete’ ~ A Posthumous VC
Roger G Coleman

Petty Officers Accidental Death at Great Yarmouth
Roger G Coleman

Fatal Accident on the Chickerell Road ~ Weymouth
Roger G Coleman

Another Tragic Loss ~ The Princess Irene

Roger G Coleman
Able Seaman George William Askew – Collingwood Battalion & Memorial
Katherine Seymour, Branch Trustee

A Tragic Loss – HMS Bulwark
Roger G Coleman

A New Year’s Day Tragedy
by Roger G Coleman

Personal Inscriptions
by Marc Thompson

Soldiers Names Added to the Dorchester War Memorial
By Brian Bates

With a Camera to the Wirral
by Rod Arnold.

Sopwith Aircraft of the Great War
by David Seymour MA MPhil.

Prisoners of War at Sennelager
by Marc Thompson

Aubers Ridge 1915 to Fromelles Pheasant Wood 1916
by Victoria Burbidge

“A Short History of Wimborne Branch, Club and Women’s Section of the Royal British Legion”
Book Review by Katherine Seymour

Collingwood Memorial June 2011
By Katherine Seymour

Why did the Great War start?
By Ian Duffin

VC MEMORIAL STONE WOKING TO CAPT. R.R. WILLIS VC
By Roger G Coleman

C.J. VENABLES DSO
By Roger G Coleman

BOOK REVIEW ~ FIGHTING THE KAISERS WAR
Book Review by Roger G Coleman

BELGIAN WW1 MEDAL – LIEGE WAELHEM & NIEUPORT 1914
By Roger G Coleman

NETLEY MILITARY CEMETERY
By Roger G Coleman

PEACE PARK AND MUSLIM BURIAL GROUND WOKING
By Roger G Coleman