Useful Links

The following are links to some of the websites used in the production of this site.

Also an acknowledgement of just a few of the many individuals, both experts and family members, who helped supply information to us without which the site would not be as complete as it is. It is not possible to thank everyone here but all contributions were invaluable.

The Great War ForumAccess to experts on all aspect of the Great War and free
AncestryCensus and family information
The Peerage.comFamilies of the aristocracy and more
Commonwealth War Graves CommissionSearchable database of all commonwealth dead from both wars
London GazetteSearchable records of officer promotions, appointments and awards
Cricinfo.comSearchable database of cricketers both some public schools and first class cricket careers
Roll of HonourDetails of memorials around the UK
16th Battalion Durham Light InfantryA History of the battalion on World War Two
Lost BombersA searchable database of Bomber Command losses in World War Two
Pegasus ArchiveDetails of the history of Airbourne operations in World War Two
156 SquadronDedicated to the memory of the men who fought with this squadron
Ashford FallenDedicated to preserving the memories of the men of Ashford in Kent
Uboat.netVery detailed site containing details of submarine operations
Dover Memorial ProjectDedicated to the memory of the men and women of Dover who died in both wars
59 SquadronDedicated to the memory of those who served with the squadron
World War Two ForumFor discussion on World War Two with lots of experts on hand to assist in research. Free to join.
7th Survey Regiment RAThe history of the 7th Survey Regiment Royal Artillery
The Yorkshire RegimentDedicated to the memory of the men of the Yorkshire Regeiment in the Great War
Commando VeteransWebsite dedicated to the Commandos
King's School CanterburyThe King's School main website


Mr Dick Flory
Mr Andy Pay
Mr Mick Mills
Mr Jonathan Saunders
Ms Annette Burgoyne
Mr Peter Leonard
Mr Chris Baker
Mr Terry Denham
Ms Barbara Janman
Mr William Mullaly
Mr Jim Strawbridge
Mr Peter Lindsell
Mrs Sheila Lindsell
Mr Allan Gallant of the Aerospace Museum of Calgary
Mr Tony Banham of Hong Kong
Mr Tom Tunney
Mr Mark Hickman
Mr Tom Thorne
Mr Andrew Fletcher
Mr Rob Belk
Mr Nick Page
Mr Pete Rogers, Commando Veterans Association
Christine and Fred Steed
Mr Geoff Hawkes
Mr Eric Buckland
Ms Rosalind Merrick
Ms Diana Smith-Kinnaird
Mr Richard Allenby
Mr Ed Cooke (formerly 102 Squadron RAF)
Mr Ian Glennie
Mr Don Glennie

Photo of David King courtesy of The Commando Veterans Association