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Shropshire Roll of Honour for the Great War

This book is an indexed copy of the Shropshire Roll of Honour for the Great War produced by St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury, in 2014.  The roll was compiled by two local amateur military historians, Neil Evans and Phil Morris.

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Soldiers of Shropshire (approx 190 photos)

A photographic survey of the Volunteer and Territorial units of Shropshire, with images of the Rifle Volunteers, 4th KSLI, Shropshire Royal Artillery and Shropshire Yeomanry from c. 1880 to 1970. Includes photos of these units on active...

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The Castles of Shropshire

An alphabetical gazeteer describing each of the castles of Shropshire - over 140 of them - and giving an account of its history (where known), size, structure, location etc, with maps, illustrations, and photos in both black and white and colour....

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The Menin Gate : KSLI casualties 1914-18

A detailed new work by local researcher Mr Phil Smith listing all the men of the KSLI who, having "no known grave" are listed on the Menin Gate at Ypres/Ieper. In a work which has taken nearly ten years to compile, Mr....

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The Shropshire Home Guard

Detailed account of the Shropshire Home Guard during WW2, from its origins as the poorly equipped Local Defence Volunteers in 1940, through its service as a properly organised and equipped Home Defence Force, and up until the national stand-down...

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The Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery 1908 - 1920

Shropshire RHA 1908 - 1920 The only book on the county's Artillery Volunteers, from the formation of the Territorial Force in 1908, through the Great War, and including the war-raised second battery. Based on accounts of the...

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The Victoria Cross (Shire - Short History)

"Shire" series. A brief but detailed history of the Victoria Cross from its foundation in 1856 to the present day, with accounts of its origin, changes to warrants, list of awards by campaign, double awards, forefeits etc. ...

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The Victoria Cross to The Shropshire Regiments

Shropshire Regiments' VCs. Listing and describing the Regimental recipients of the Victoria Cross. With biographical details and information on the various campaigns and actions for which Britain's highest military honour for gallantry was...

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The War Poets (anthology 1914 - 1918)

A small but well-selected anthology of the war poems by Britian's greatest war poets, like Siegfried Sassoon, Rupert Brooke, Robert Graves, Wilfred Owen and many others. An ideal introduction to the subject and...

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Under the Cocoanut Tree (4th KSLI 1914 - 1918)

The Cocoanut Tree and After Reprint of postwar (c 1920) articles from The Shrewsbury Chronicle recounting various stories of the 4th KSLI and its service 1914 - 1918 in the Far East, Australia and on the Western Front. A good source of...

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