Keith’s Story

Keith’s Story

Keith’s Story My brother, Fusilier Charles Marchant Serving in the army has been a family trait since my Grandfather John Collie joined the Seaforth Highlanders underage in 1914. However this story relates to my Brother Fusilier Charles Marchant C Company 3RRF....
Eric’s Story

Eric’s Story

Eric’s Story This is relating to my Father (Dad) who served with the 5th Guards Armoured during World War II. After the tough time at D-Day and actually extracting themselves from the countryside – they marched on toward Germany and liberation of the same....
David’s Story

David’s Story

David’s Story Today, I thought I would share part of the stories of two of my heroes, family members who served in the World Wars. First, is my Great-grandfather, Charles Young. He enlisted in 1916, an older man with a family (thank goodness!), after a lifetime...
Suzie’s Story

Suzie’s Story

Suzie’s Story My Dad, who is now 78 years old, lost his Dad (my grandfather) on 17th March 1945 – three days after my Dad’s third birthday. We believe he was fighting in North Africa with Montgommery’s Desert Rats, fell ill and somehow ended up in St John...