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William Frederick Faulds VC. MC.

Private William Frederick Faulds (19/02/1895 – 16/02/1950), was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Delville Wood on 18 July 1916. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 8 September 1916, Supplement: 29740, Page: 8870 reads: “For most, … Continue reading

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Herbert Stephen Henderson VC

Herbert Stephen Henderson (30/03/1870 – 10/08/1942) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Matabeleland Rebellion on 30/03/1896. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 7 May 1897, Issue: 26850, Page: 2535 reads: “On the morning of the 30th March, … Continue reading

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Rhodesia Railways DE 1207

DE 1207 is one of 35 diesel locomotives built for Rhodesia Railways by English Electric and the Vulcan Foundry, Newton-le-Willows in 1958. Only two of them are known to have survived, and this particular example is the only one in … Continue reading

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