31 dec 2014 public reply to barry ryder 31 dec 2014 local history chingford road pool thanks barry now that you mention it i seem to remember there being a fire late in 66 which started in the cafe and caused one of the observation windows to break shutting the pool for a while.
43rd antiaircraft brigade company royal army service corps served with 43rd antiaircraft brigade they were deployed to defend the industry of teesside from the outbreak of war until july 1944 when they were redeployed as part of operation diver the brigade joining 2nd antiaircraft group to defend the south east against v1 flying bombs.
The majority members of the fivemember committee were absent during the crucial technical bid assessment meeting held to decided on awarding tendersrecommended the government file an fir.
History matters if you have an army child or two in your family tree it may be possible to learn more about them by consulting certain familyhistory resources while reading about the military conflicts in which the british army has been involved over the centuries and their historical context may help to inform you about the times and circumstances in which they lived.
The items of militaria shown below can be viewed in our online shop complete with full descriptions photographs and prices bef slip on shoulder title a cloth embroidered slip on shoulder title for the british expeditionary force bef in good used condition with some very minor moth damage.