“The wars that gave birth to Remembrance Day were fought a long time ago. They were fought decades and generations ago. “
“It was fantastic to see the education pack in use and how well the pupils responded to it”
Percy Searle was from Exmouth. At age 18 Percy signed on for 12 years with the Royal Navy.
Five brothers from the Howarth family served in World War 1.
Harry Sultan was born in Hull on the 21st of February 1893 into a hard working family.
On 4th December 1915, at the age of 18, William Spence enlisted with the Machine Gun Corps of the Seaforth Highlanders.
It is important to remember the men who died on HMS Pheasant.
It remains the world’s worst offshore oil disaster in lives lost.
Here is a short compilation of the highlights of the day.
11/11/2018 and Orkney marks the end of #Armistice100