A GRIPPING diary

A GRIPPING diary

A GRIPPING diary which belonged to one of the soldiers involved in the heroic British rearguard during the Siege of Mafeking has come to light.   The 15,000 word diary, filling four notebooks, was penned by a British soldier identified as 'Bob' who wrote home to his...

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Cross of Honour of the German Mother

Cross of Honour of the German Mother

    The Cross of Honour of the German Mother (German: Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter), referred to colloquially as the Mutterehrenkreuz (Mother’s Cross of Honour) or simply Mutterkreuz (Mother’s Cross), was a state decoration conferred by the government of the German...

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