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Hello, whose murder by a 357 calibre bullet fired from a Smith & Wesson Magnum was described by police as "a jigsaw puzzle with very small pieces?" Thanks in advance...
Sir Keith Joseph, Rhodes Boyson, and Leon Brittan, were all close colleagues of Thatcher. Time, as we know, has not been kind to their reputations. Another was was clearly deemed, "one of us", was the...
Another interesting side story regarding WWI. Not a particularly relaxing "holiday camp" when you know where you're going at the end of your stay. http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-32133099...
Anyone know where I can find out about the International Brigade (Aberdeen branch).My old long deceased father was a member at one time circa 1935,any websites I can look at?
...and was refused entry because of ill health, how did he/she get home? The boat that brought them might have already left....
......well, partly, The new government will be formed by the Motorists Alliance Party (MAP). My ministers will undertake a comprehensive renovation of the road network. Traffic is moving slower now...
Went to see Antigone at the weekend (very good but View from a Bridge last night was better). It got me thinking how much is true? I guess there really were Trojan Wars so the horse could have...
Whilst it's generally accepted that Political Prisoners were dealt with in a draconian manner, how did they deal with Non-Political Offenders and Non-Political Prisoners? Supposing 'Comrade A' stole...
I have a partial photo of a male relative taken during the Second World War which appears to show the arm badge (circular) of the Western Command with some letters above. The only letter I can make...
how much was spent on defense durring a five year period on the Regan administration
America may have been late entering WW2 but early into protests: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewish_boycott_of_German_goods...
For history lovers. Live coverage of procession through Leicester today on 4 with coverage of burial on Thursday I think? Is that right?...
Were american prisoners from the vietnam war still held for years after the end of the conflict ?
Before America became officially involved in WW2 they quietly endorsed these guys..... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flying_Tigers Not to put to fine a point on it, they were effectively mercenaries....
The details of a property left in a will of 1835 include `Outhouses and the Croft Fold`. Could anyone please explain what the `Croft Fold` was? Thanks
Has anyone heard of a type of billet for WW2 soldiers known as a Wimpey Hut? I assume it may have been something like a Nissen Hut but I have been unable to find anything on a popular search engine!...
Is it possible to get a copy of a will from the 1930 period, and how much does it cost, thanks.
http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/nostalgia/pictures-manchester-1985---30-8708940 Doesn't seem two minutes....
Pains me to even type his name but he must go down in History as one of the most evil men ever!!
Insurance probably wouldn't have paid out. Did the government help?...

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