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HONOUR THY FATHER

By Myles Sanderson

On the 70th anniversary of VJ Day in August 2015, The Times published the following letter from me:

“Sir, In March 1944 my late father John Sanderson, a captain in 152nd Battalion of 50th Indian Para Brigade

POEM OF THE MONTH

We asked 7 RHA and French Foreign Legion veteran Jock Love, a war poet who ranks with bygone greats like Edmund Blunden, Alan Seeger and Isaac Rosenberg, if he would choose a Poem of the Month for us. For May …

AN ARNHEM WAR CRIME

Niall Cherry, late of 23 & 144 PFA, tells the story of The Two Lieutenants.

Hidden in an unmarked grave: Lieutenants Bussell and Cambier

This is the story of two young officers from The Parachute Regiment who took part …

LIONEL’S COTTAGE…

By Prosper Keating

Captain Lionel Queripel of the 10th Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, awarded a posthumous Victoria Cross after the Battle of Arnhem in September 1944, has been commemorated in various ways over the years. The latest tribute is …