We will remember them

Tomorrow I will be at the cenotaph for Remembrance Sunday, to pay my respects to all the soldiers, past and present, who offer their lives in service to their country. However tomorrow I will also be thinking of a particular soldier:Sgt Frederick Neville Woodger, of 3rd South African Infantry Brigade, was killed in action at … Continue reading We will remember them

For the Fallen – My favourite things – 1 of 100 – Poetry

I’m pretty certain that nearly all of you will know the following lines from this poem: They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.At the going down of the sun and in the morningWe will remember them. Laurence Binyon wrote these words, along with six … Continue reading For the Fallen – My favourite things – 1 of 100 – Poetry