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Whether you are a veteran of the Italian Campaign in the Second World War, a related family member, ally, supporter, or not, please accept a warm and timely welcome of thanks for visiting us.

The Association was founded in 1987 by the late brothers, Eric and Maurice Cheadle, veterans of the North African and Italian campaigns.

Amongst its constitutional goals are to give a true history of the Italian Campaign and, perhaps most importantly, to keep alive that special bond of comradeship which existed during the Campaign.

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Finding the Unexpected

On the way down to the reunion in September this year Vanessa and I stopped to have a look at an old church just to…

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The Infantry Gunner, by Colonel Toby Sewell

                                                                              The Infantry Gunner                                                                                    It was interesting to see in the ‘Obituary Memoriam’ Jack Parker, July edition, that he had served as a Gunner in…

Travelling by the Queen Elizabeth by Peter Foren

Travelling by the Queen Elizabeth Peter Foren writes: – “Having read with interest the recollection of the Queen Mary passengers, I am encouraged to set…

George William Beale – Grenadier Guards

George William Beale – Grenadier Guardsman (14 November 1913 – killed in action on Monte Camino 9th November 1943)   George was born in Bermondsey…

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