The origins of military Aldershot

a series of fifteen engravings with explanatory notes
  • 35 Pages
  • 1.46 MB
  • English
Aldershot Golden Jubilee Committee , Aldershot
Military bases -- England -- Aldershot., Aldershot (England) -- His


Aldershot (England), England, Alder

Statementcompiled by Howard N. Cole.
LC ClassificationsUA649.32.A4 C64
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5464037M
ISBN 100950269603
LC Control Number73166736

Recommended Local History Books. The following books have been published by various members of the Friends of the Aldershot Military museum and some others are listed that are of local interest. They cover local history of Aldershot, Farnborough and Cove.

I strongly recommend purchasing them all. Get this from a library. The origins of military Aldershot: a series of fifteen engravings with explanatory notes. [Howard N Cole]. Aldershot Garrison, also known as Aldershot Military Town, is a major garrison in South East England, located between Aldershot and Farnborough in agnesescriva.comished inAldershot is the home of the British Army although smaller than in previous years.

The garrison was established when the War Department bought a large area of land near to the village of Aldershot, with the objective Country: England. Aldershot military prison, known as the Glasshouse on The origins of military Aldershot book of its glazed roof, was the military prison in Aldershot in Hampshire from until it was burned down during riots in February and was finally demolished in The 'Glasshouse' or military prison was one of the most imposing buildings in the 19th-century Aldershot military town.

Ref Aldershot History Group postcard - Here is an excellent comparison view of Station Road. Lucky that Flickr member Lee McComish took these great vintage pics.

A nice record. There is a photo album of about 30 images in all on his Flickr agnesescriva.comers: Aldershot Military Town is located between Aldershot and North Camp near Farnborough.

It is a garrison town that serves as the location for the military presence in the area. It houses Aldershot Garrison's married quarters, barracks, Army playing fields and other sporting agnesescriva.comy: England. Aldershot Past - Stephen Phillips & Gillian Picken - Phillimore & Co Ltd.

The Story Of Aldershot - Lt Col Cole - Southern Books (Aldershot) Ltd. History Of Aldershot Football Club - Jack Rollin - F.K.S Publishers Ltd. The Book Of Aldershot - Tim Childerhouse - Baron Birch. An A-Z Of Aldershot Town FC - Pete Stanford - Breedon Books. Aldershot is proud to be ‘The Home of the British Army’, and its history is inextricably linked with that of the military.

The town has been shaped by the presence of the Army since it was selected as the site of Britain’s first permanent training camp, and probably every regiment has been stationed in Aldershot at some time in its history.

Housed in the only surviving brick-built barrack blocks left in Aldershot, the museum tells the story of daily life for both soldier and civilian since The story of Aldershot Military Town and the civil towns of Aldershot, Farnborough and Cove is told using our vibrant collections within the fascinating, original buildings.

Explore the site, admire the tanks and join in with the hands-on. Historic Aldershot Military Town has 13, members. A site dedicated to the wonderful history of Aldershot, both military and civilian. Share your. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Established in this popular, well attended event moved to it's present spacious venue in Around tables where you can buy, sell and exchange with quality dealers from many parts of the country who will be displaying an excellent selection of militaria, medals, badges, military books and.

The population of Aldershot was around 16, The north aisle was added to St Michael's Parish Church. The Protestant section of the Aldershot Military Cemetery was consecrated by the Bishop of Winchester, Samuel Wilberforce.

The Alexandra Music Hall, on the corner of Barrack Road and Alexandra Road, Aldershot, was built. Apr 16,  · Faces from the Front: Harold Gillies, The Queen's Hospital, Sidcup and the origins of modern plastic surgery [Andrew Bamji] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Faces from the Front examines the British response to the huge number of soldiers who incurred facial injuries during the First World War. These injuries were produced within a short time spanCited by: 4.

1 people interested. Check out who is attending exhibiting speaking schedule & agenda reviews timing entry ticket fees. edition of Aldershot Military Book Fair will be held at Army Medical Services Museum, Aldershot starting on 03rd November.

It is a 1 day event organised by Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association and will conclude on Nov Returning to the origins of the Aldershot Branch, by August the Branch had 15 members and by September the Secretary had become CQMS AL Winter, 1st Divisional Signal Company.

New branches were being added to the original list at that time and in there were 39 branches including no less than three in Aldershot.

For the first two years of the war, command at Aldershot was divided between the Major-General, Administration (Major-General Alexander Hamilton-Gordon) and the commander of Aldershot Training Centre (General Sir Archibald Hunter).

Aldershot Command was reinstated in under British Army. Aldershot History Tour is a unique insight into the illustrious history of this famous old Hampshire garrison town.

Local author Paul H.

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Vickers guides us around the streets, parks and buildings, showing how its famous landmarks used to look and how they’ve changed over the years, as well as exploring its lesser-known sights and hidden Amberley Publishing.

Nov 11,  · I've been visiting the museum ever since it first opened. It is a fantastic experience for those interested in the military history of Aldershot town, or those just interested in military history in general and how the British Army has developed over the last years.2/5().

You can see how Aldershot families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aldershot family name was found in the USA in In there was 1 Aldershot family living in Ohio. This was % of all the recorded Aldershot's in the USA.

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Ohio had the highest population of. Dec 25,  · William Sheldrake saw an opportunity and founded the Aldershot Military Gazette in Augustwhich he renamed Sheldrake's Aldershot Military Gazette.

It was Aldershot's first newspaper, and contained reports of military movements in camp and in the army agnesescriva.comon: Aldershot, Hampshire, England. Buy The History of Aldershot Football Club 1st by Jack Rollin (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible Jack Rollin. The Federation of Family History Societies co-ordinates and assists the work of societies or other bodies interested in family history, genealogy and heraldry. The site provides a county by county alphabetical list of family history societies in England and Wales (Scotland has its own Association).

Albert Jack is an English writer and historian who became something of a publishing phenomenon in when his first book Red Herrings and White Elephants, which explored the origins of well-known phrases in the English language, became a huge international bestseller.

Oct 31,  · In recent years, it could be argued that Aldershot's Cambridge Military Hospital has become better known for its state of disrepair than its proud history. But you will not find many better examples of Britain's rich military history than this famous institution.

The documents are written in a style that I hope readers will find interesting and informative. I was awarded a Master of Arts degree in British Military History (Second World War Studies) at the University of Birmingham in December I use a variety of sources, having.

The Origins Of Aldershot Camp. Paul Vickers, local Historian and Vice Chairman of the Friends, talks on Eagle Radio about the origins of Aldershot camp and how this has changed through the years. The recordings were made in as part of Eagle Radio’s Centenary: From Front Line to.

Aldershot History Tour is a unique insight into the illustrious history of this famous old Hampshire garrison town. Local author Paul H. Vickers guides us around the streets, parks and buildings, showing how its famous landmarks used to look and how they’ve changed over the years, as well as exploring its lesser-known sights and hidden corners.5/5(1).

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Find Book Shops near Aldershot, get reviews, directions, opening hours and payment details. Search for Book Shops and other retailers near you, and submit a review on agnesescriva.comon: 15 Queen St, Godalming, GU7 1BA. Get directions, maps, and traffic for Aldershot. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit.ALDERSHOT BADGE & MEDAL CO LTD, 40 STATION RD in Aldershot Town Centre, Phone with Driving directions and Products ALDERSHOT BADGE & MEDAL CO LTD, Aldershot, 40 STATION RD, Antiques, Militaria, Swords, Mail Order, Military, Weapons.Aldershot Command was also the home of 1 Cavalry Brigade and 1 Anti-Aircraft Brigade (later renamed the 1 Anti-Aircraft Group).

With the outbreak of war, Aldershot Command formed Headquarters I Corps, which together with the 1 Infantry Division and 2 Infantry Division mobilised and deployed to France as part of the British Expeditionary Force.