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Medals for a Hero’s Granddaughter

Miniature medals presented to Jennings’ granddaughter, Grace. As a final act to help the family of local hero – Company Sergeant Major …

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The Boxing Peabody Brothers

In November 1944, Mrs. Ethel Peabody of 58 Millers Road, Warwick, received the news she had been dreading for over four years. …

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WW2 Fallen Buried in Warwick

As we have been commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War and the start of demobilisation, the …

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The Story of HMS Warwick

Exactly 80 years ago, the V&W Class Destroyer HMS Warwick was escorting convoys bringing essential supplies to Britain across the Atlantic, searching …