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Bristol Civilian War Dead Memorial

Bristol has 3 churches that were damaged by bombs in World War 2, and two of them have been left as they were (with minor strengthening) as a memorial to the bombing of the city between 24 November 1940 and 11 … Continue reading

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Gronow Davis. VC

Gronow Davis  (16/05/1828 – 18/10/1891), was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Crimean War. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 23 June 1857, Issue: 22014, Page: 2165,  reads: “Royal Artillery. Captain Gronow Davis. Date of Act of … Continue reading

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