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William Ratcliffe VC. MM.

William Ratclifffe (18/01/1884 – 26/03/1963), was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions on 14 June 1917 at Messines, Belgium,  The Citation, published in the London Gazette of 31 July 1917, Supplement: 30215 Page: 7907, reads: “No. 2251 Pte. William Ratcliffe, S. Lane. E. For … Continue reading

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Liverpool Hall of Remembrance

When I first saw the City Hall in Liverpool I asked myself whether there was a war memorial in it, and naturally it sometimes helps if you go and ask… I was not disappointed. Known as The Hall of Remembrance, … Continue reading

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