30 November 2017
Casualties of Cambrai: Brigadier General Roland Boys Bradford VC
Today marks 100 years since Brigadier General Roland Boys Bradford was killed during the Battle of Cambrai. Here we share the story of the Victoria Cross recipient, who at the age of 25 was the youngest Brigadier General in the modern history of the British Army to lead a combat formation.
Do you have any items related to the First World War? Would you like to share and preserve these objects and stories for future generations?
Scores of Hampshire residents rifled through their attics to bring along family heirlooms that reveal the stories of those who fought and died in the First World War.