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A Gloucestershire village in the Great War

S. P. Miller

A Gloucestershire village in the Great War

the story of Apperley and Deerhurst 1914-1918

by S. P. Miller

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Published by S.P. Miller in Cheltenham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- England -- Apperley.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- England -- Deerhurst.,
  • Apperley (Gloucestershire, England) -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Deerhurst (England) -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementS.P. Miller.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 140 p. :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19105804M
    ISBN 100954169107
    OCLC/WorldCa50433217

    The Gloucestershire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army. Before World War I it comprised two regular battalions, two reserve battalions, and two territorial battalions. During the war an additional 18 battalions were raised. In total 16 battalions of the Gloucestershire Regiment saw active service during World War I; on the Western Front in France and Flanders, Italy. The Wartime Memories Project is the original WW1 and WW2 commemoration website. This website has been running for 20 years and receives in excess of four million hits per month. The website and our group will continue long after the events are over.

    Remembering the Great War in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire by Ray Westlake starting at $ Remembering the Great War in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. GALLANT COUNTY The Regiments of Gloucestershire in the Great War FIRST CAMPAIGN VICTORY OF THE GREAT WAR South Africa, Manoeuvre Warfare, the Afrikaner Rebellion and the German South West African Campaign, GIVENCHY IN THE GREAT WAR A Village on the Front Line

      Today Gloucestershire has just a handful of airfields, the three biggest being Gloucestershire Airport at Staverton, Cotswold Airport at Kemble .   Maynard Colchester Wemyss of Westbury Court was a man of many titles including Head Verderer of the Forest of Dean, Justice of the Peace, Guardian of the Poor, Chairman of Stroud Brewery Company, Chairman of Gloucestershire County Council, and Chairman of the Gloucestershire War Agricultural Committee. His roles during World War 1, as chronicled in.


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A Gloucestershire village in the Great War by S. P. Miller Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Gloucesterhire Village in the Great War, Apperley & Deerhurst - details the lives and deaths of the men named on the village war memorial, and many others from these small villages on the banks of the Severn who served with the British armed forces - /5(2). The effect of the war on Gloucester was great.

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The Story of Apperley and Deerhurstpublished by. Timed nicely to coincide with the centenary of the Armistice, this book is an inspiring documentary history the two regiments of Gloucestershire in the Great War.

These were, first, The Gloucestershire Regiment, which achieved a record haul of twenty-four Military Medals in one day at Festubert in April during the Germans’ final and most critical offensive/5(3). ‘Painswick and the Great War’ may be a relatively small book but it is absolutely packed full of interesting insights into the life of a Gloucestershire village during the ‘war to.

A Gloucestershire Lad in World War I ‘That means good luck’ – so said A Gloucestershire village in the Great War book Stanley Bullock’s mother as Arthur stumbled while ascending the stairs from his sister’s basement. His leave had been curtailed and he was summoned to France, to serve in the most terrible war the world has ever known.

Cider With Rosie book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Lee grew up in a small village in Gloucestershire around the time of the end of the Great War.

He was born into a family with many children and was raised by his mother and older sisters (his father stayed in London after the war and did not return)/5. most interesting and comprehensive record is the account book, running from April to Septemberof Captain Thomas Blayney, who was 'treasurer at war' or treasurer of the garrison.

Scores of papers were signed by Edward Massie, the governor of Gloucester; clearly he File Size: KB. World War One Soldiers Background Between and over 5 million men served in armed forces during World War One.

million soldiers were wounded andhad died or were missing by September Recruitment began on the day after war was declared, w men joining up on that one day alone.

By January The Great War – Life in the Trenches – The Alf Flux Kit Bag (Plus a Loans Box)*. The Girls who made Grenades – The Warmley Grenadiers.

Empire Foods – The War at Sea – (Loans Box)*. The Amy Hill Autograph Book – Cleve Hill Hospital. The Amy Hill Autograph Book – Wounded on the Somme. The Hill and the Flux Family. Chedworth Remembers the Great War. The Book and Video. Chedworth Remembers – The Book the British Forces during the Great War was also produced as a memorial to the men who would not return to our lovely village.

The book (in pdf form) may be freely downloaded from this site. Finally, the regiments of Gloucestershire produced some fine Great War Poets, and this most interesting book has some moving examples.

A Gallant County. Certainly. Read the complete review online here. William Mahon, Amazon. Article: 'Author reveals proud history of his regiment' as featured by. Gazette and Herald, 31st May Price: £ To purchase your copy, go to either the Gotherington Village Shop, Courtyard Books in Bishop’s Cleeve or the Amazon bookshop online.

Liz Jack. The Stroud Valleys in the Great War, edited by Camilla Boon, with contributions from members of the Five Valleys Great War Researchers Group. Published by The History Press, Stroud, £ Gloucestershire Legends, Tales and Songs An old book in the dialect of the peasantry, with several ballads and a glossary of words.

Gloucestershire Pubs An great website with some lovely photos and histories of pubs in the Forest of Dean and Cheltenham.

Maps. Old Maps of Gloucestershire Maps of the county and Bristol mostly from the s. Sgt. Lionel Joseph "Whacker" Watkins 8th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. Lionel Watkins was a very quiet man who happily worked on the Great Western Railway, when wars didn't interfere.

He lived in Gloucester all his life, but in joined the Gloucestershire Regiment. An archive of First World War research information on soldiers in the Gloucestershire Regiment. Photos, obituaries and short service records all available to view and download.

Soldiers Died in the Great War: The Gloucestershire Regt. Officers Died in the Great War Photographs Pte George Henry Saysum The Great War – Life in the Trenches – The Alf Flux Kit Bag (Plus a Loans Box)* School Children in the Great War – Messages and Mufflers; The Girls who made Grenades – The Warmley Grenadiers; Empire Foods – The War at Sea – (Loans Box)* The Amy Hill Autograph Book – Cleve Hill Hospital; The Amy Hill Autograph Book – Wounded on.

Figure Years Inscribed on Gloucestershire War Memorials. 54 Chapter 2 Village of Cam Case Study Figure Timeline of the Village of Cam Great War Memorial ( – ).

59 Figure Blockley is a village, civil parish and ecclesiastical parish in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England, about 3 miles northwest of Moreton-in-Marsh.

Until Blockley was an exclave of Worcestershire. The civil and ecclesiastical parish boundaries are roughly coterminous, and include the hamlets of Draycott, Paxford and Aston Magna, the residential development at Northwick and the deserted hamlets of Upton and Upper Ditchford.

Blockley village District: Cotswold. The Cheltenham Remembers website has been developed to provide one space on which information about Cheltenham’s role in World War 1, its impact on our town and its people, can be captured.

The site holds a range of information in a variety of formats, ranging from news, stories, events calendar, reference and research resources and war.Gloucestershire Regiment in the Great War: visit is organised by City and Village Tours.

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