Captain the Reverend Edward Mellish: The Miracle of St Eloi

Of all the Victoria Cross recipients I have researched, the story of Edward Noel Mellish was the one that probablyContinue reading “Captain the Reverend Edward Mellish: The Miracle of St Eloi”

WW1 – The Battle for Hill 60: Second Lieutenant Benjamin Handley Geary VC

Hill 60 near Ypres in Belgium was actually a large spoil heap from the digging of a cutting on theContinue reading “WW1 – The Battle for Hill 60: Second Lieutenant Benjamin Handley Geary VC”