Every Face In A Few Seconds

| July 6, 2012

The Dawn Patrol’s Co-stars 1938 “Oh, it does look a ripping good yarn!” As we sit down to watch the 1938 Warner Brothers remake of the, The Dawn Patrol, directed by Edmund Goulding, we are near to clicking play. First though the DVD commands and of course Errol Flynn, his eyes watching slightly skyward…click…and the musical score and […]

Gallantry on the Somme: Chavasse VC & Bar, MC

| March 10, 2012

Noel Godfrey Chavasse VC and Bar, MC Royal Army Medical Corps attached 1/10th The King’s (Liverpool) Regiment For several years I have visited the exhibits of the Imperial War Museum (IWM) in London, England. There is much to see, with artifacts (both large and small), documents, and artworks sharing the exhibition space in a rich […]