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Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:34 pm
Forum: Veterans
Topic: Services Personnel and Veterans Agency
Replies: 0
Views: 6199

Services Personnel and Veterans Agency

Lots of useful information here:

http://www.veterans-uk.info/index.htm
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Wed Mar 31, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Veterans
Topic: Discounts Available for Veterans
Replies: 0
Views: 5634

Discounts Available for Veterans

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Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:35 pm
Forum: Recollections
Topic: Sutton Veny House
Replies: 0
Views: 6637

Sutton Veny House

I had the pleasure in 1970/71 of staying with my great aunt Daisy at Sutton Veny House, I think she was the housekeeper and she stayed in the converted coachman's quarters, but I know that she also owned a row of little cottages in Sutton Veny. I just loved it but never had the chance to go back. Re...
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Fri Nov 13, 2009 9:15 pm
Forum: Recollections
Topic: 27 Comd Workshops 1948 - 49
Replies: 0
Views: 5158

27 Comd Workshops 1948 - 49

Thank you for your interest in my earlier email, by all means use the information as you wish but please add an "l" to Deverill. From an air photo I recognize the site on Sack Hill as our old work shop, it was mostly staffed by civilian mechanics as we soldiers had only 14 weeks of trade training an...
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Thu Nov 12, 2009 7:53 am
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Henry James Coleman/ Madden
Replies: 0
Views: 5080

Henry James Coleman/ Madden

Dear Sutton Veny Website Co-Ordinator, Hello. My name is Nathan Burke. I’m 22 years old from Albion Park, a couple of hours south of Sydney, Australia. I am writing to you today as I have been researching my Great Grandfather – Henry James Coleman - and his efforts during World War One, and I have n...
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Thu Nov 12, 2009 7:49 am
Forum: Recollections
Topic: 1948 - 49
Replies: 0
Views: 4663

1948 - 49

Greetings from Victoria on Vancouver Island, Canada, I was posted to Sutton Veny about June 1948 until demobbed in August 1949. My recollection of that time is that there were three camps along the Deverill Road. I was a vehicle mechanic in 27th Command Work Shops of REME and we occupied the buildin...
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Sat Jun 06, 2009 11:02 am
Forum: Sutton Veny Parish Council
Topic: Sutton Veny Parish Council
Replies: 0
Views: 11908

Sutton Veny Parish Council

Sutton Veny Parish Council The Parish Council is a tier of Local Government, alongside Town and District Councils. Contrary to popular belief it is nothing with to do with the Church or the PCC (Parochial Church Council) and the term 'parish' refers to the local government-defined parish. The Parish...
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Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:45 pm
Forum: Please Read This First
Topic: The New Message Board
Replies: 3
Views: 12165

Re: The New Message Board

Many thanks. This new board works the same as the old one but it has many new features. It is much quicker as well.

Merry Christmas !
by admin
Sat Dec 15, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Please Read This First
Topic: The New Message Board
Replies: 3
Views: 12165

The New Message Board

Welcome to the new message board. It should work as per the old one but if anyone experiences any difficulties - then please let me know. :lol: This board receives a lot of spam so if you do register then it would help if you used the contact form as well on the Sutton Veny Web Site to help convince...
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Mon Nov 13, 2006 4:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Old Sutton Veny Youth Hostel Premises
Replies: 0
Views: 7042

Old Sutton Veny Youth Hostel Premises

Please post a reply here and I will forward to John Martin ----------------------------- Dear Sutton Village Web-site I am a voluntary archivist working for the Youth Hostels Association. I am engaged in developing the Association’s archives. A high priority is to establish the whereabouts of each o...
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Fri Mar 04, 2005 7:05 pm
Forum: Overseas Visitors
Topic: Memories
Replies: 1
Views: 7406

Memories

Sent by email: I was stationed in an army barracks in Sutton Veny around 1946 and often went into Warminster. They used to have dances every Saturday night at the Town Hall and if I remember correctly the people who ran a dairy had lived close by. I also remember a cafateria which I often dined. It ...
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Thu Aug 26, 2004 11:55 am
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Margaret Ella Noyes
Replies: 0
Views: 6139

Margaret Ella Noyes

Hello,   I was wondering if you could help me with an inquiry of mine. I am looking for the grave location of my ancestor Margaret Ella Noyes. From a newspaper article I have, I know that she died in Sutton Veny in 1949.  I also know she was born in 1864, or around that time. Is it possible to find ...
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Sat Jul 24, 2004 10:43 am
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Australian War memorial Web Site
Replies: 0
Views: 6259

Australian War memorial Web Site

Reproduced below is an email from Ian Robertson who very kindly informed of a web site which others may find of interest: In the week or so I have been browsing through the Australian War Memorial (AWM) web site looking for experiences of my two grandfathers in WWI. While doing this, I have come acr...
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Tue Jun 01, 2004 2:19 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Information Wanted on Mary Payne Sutton Veny
Replies: 1
Views: 7669

Information Wanted on Mary Payne Sutton Veny

The following email has been received. If anyone can help, please will they let me know by sending me a personal message, email through the Sutton Veny web site or post here: Hi, My paternal grandfather, Thomas East, was stationed at Sutton Veny during WWI, and there met his wife, whose name before ...
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Sat May 15, 2004 9:59 am
Forum: For Sale and Jobs
Topic: Regimental Militaria From Your Local Infantry Regiment
Replies: 0
Views: 8909

Regimental Militaria From Your Local Infantry Regiment

The Museum Shop at this link: http://www.glosters.org.uk/ The on line museum sells Rifles and Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment and other general militaria including books. The Shop accepts all major credit cards and payment can be made securely on line. The Museum is a Registe...