The Yompers – With 45 Commando in the Falklands War

‘Yomping’ was revealed by the journalist Charles Laurence in 1982 as the word which the Royal Marines used to describe carrying heavy loads long … [Read more...]





Scottish Lion on Patrol – 15th Scottish Reconnaissance Regiment

Scottish Lion on Patrol was first published in 1950, the record of the 15th Scottish Reconnaissance Regiment’s formation, training ands service in the … [Read more...]





With the SAS and Other Animals – A Vet’s Experiences during the Dhofar War 1974

In 1970 at the height of the Cold War, the young Sandhurst-trained Sultan Qaboos of Oman, with secret British military backing, took on the communist … [Read more...]





Fighting Brigadier – The Life of Brigadier James Hill DSO* MC

In the 1930s James Hill was forced to leave the Army because he was under 26 when he married. Recalled to the colours he won his MC with the BEF in … [Read more...]