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Edwin “Ted” Swales VC. DFC.

Edwin Essery Swales (03/07/1915 – 23/02/1945) was born in Inanda, Natal, and flew as a pilot with Bomber Command during WW2. Flying as a Pathfinder he was awarded the DFC for his actions on the Cologne raid on 4 November 1944. … Continue reading

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The Bronz Soldiers

Photographing War Memorials is an interesting business, many memorials are magnificent structures with equally magnificent artwork. Sometimes the artist responsible is lost to history, but they always leave that piece of magnificence behind. This post is about the many “Bronze … Continue reading

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