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George Ravenhill VC.

George Albert Ravenhill (21/02/1872 – 14/04/1921) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Second Boer War when the following deed took place on 15 December 1899 at the Battle of Colenso. The Citation, recorded in the London … Continue reading

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By the time you read this….

I will be Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire. Yes, it is true, I am starting a new job on Wednesday. The last week in Staffordshire was kind of crazy and I had to make a decision in a hurry as to what … Continue reading

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