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.

Great War Memorial Plaques

A Yeomanry VC Frederick Potts

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

Able Seaman to 2nd Lieutenant

CEF Driver loses control and his Life

Dark Evenings Dangerous Roads

Great War Medals – The Canadian Memorial Cross

Tragic End to a Short Career

Herbert’s Sweetheart

A Good Read

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

Officer’s Tragic Death ~ Not Fit For Active Service

The Love Of Two Women

Whit-Sunday Boating Tragedy

Fatality at the Fleet – Wyke Regis

Resting In Peace – Undisturbed

Singing ‘Pete’ ~ A Posthumous VC

Petty Officers Accidental Death at Great Yarmouth

Fatal Accident on the Chickerell Road ~ Weymouth

Another Tragic Loss ~ The Princess Irene

Able Seaman George William Askew – Collingwood Battalion & Memorial

A Tragic Loss – HMS Bulwark

A New Year’s Day Tragedy

Personal Inscriptions

Soldiers Names Added to the Dorchester War Memorial

With a Camera to the Wirral

Sopwith Aircraft of the Great War

Prisoners of War at Sennelager

Aubers Ridge 1915 to Fromelles Pheasant Wood 1916

“A Short History of Wimborne Branch, Club and Women’s Section of the Royal British Legion”

Collingwood Memorial June 2011

Why did the Great War start?

VC MEMORIAL STONE WOKING TO CAPT. R.R. WILLIS VC

C.J. VENABLES DSO

BOOK REVIEW ~ FIGHTING THE KAISERS WAR

BELGIAN WW1 MEDAL – LIEGE WAELHEM & NIEUPORT 1914

NETLEY MILITARY CEMETERY

PEACE PARK AND MUSLIM BURIAL GROUND WOKING