SERVICE in the SUEZ CANAL ZONE of
EGYPT until 1956
Links to more Suez Canal Zone related
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other sites which you may find interesting or useful.
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articles covering events and life in the Suez Canal Zone
'Emergency' period of 1951 - 1954.
Written by the people who were there.
An award winning website
covering the history of British military conflicts since 1945.
The Suez Canal Zone
- Aden - Borneo - Bosnia - Cyprus - Falklands - Gulf - Malaya - Suez
1956 - Vietnam
and many more.
A website preview of an
excellent programme available on DVD which tells the story of the
Royal Marines brave mission to rescue members of the British community
Limbang, Sarawak after rebels had captured the town in December 1962.
film is produced by Brush
Fire Films, of which Martin Spirit,
(Director and Head of Production,)
is also owner and chief Webmaster of the Britain's Small Wars Website.
Help for Heroes is a charity that does wonderful
work for servicemen and women,
both directly and through its support of other service charities.
the Suez Veterans Association
The website of the
Lancashire Fusiliers who served in the Suez Canal Zone
and were heavily involved in the action at the Bureau Sanitaire.
The website of
Lincolnshire & Royal Anglian Regimental Association.
The Royal Lincolnshire Regiment served in the Suez Canal Zone during
the early 1950s.
owned website with a vast amount of information covering many aspects
of the Royal Air Force.
Stations, Squadrons, Commands, Groups, Wings, R.A.F. Regiment,
Personnel, and much more.
I can recommend this site, it is a 'must visit' for all those who have
served in the R.A.F.
official website of the RAFA.
to search for
interact with RAFA service pals.
Aerial Erectors Association
R.A.F. Kasfareet website.
Para Reunion Club Website.
UK Armed Forces Veterans Lapel
Men and women who
enlisted in HM Armed
Forces after 03 September 1945 are entitled to a Veterans Lapel Badge.
This badge is issued free of charge by the Ministry of Defence Veterans
and there is no qualifying length of service.
Click on the link
above to go to their webpage for details and to download an application
(Sorry, they won't give me permission to show an image of the badge.)
website of the National Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas in Staffordshire.
The location of the Suez Veterans Memorial.
The Palace Barracks Memorial Garden
is dedicated to some of those who
have given the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the Armed Forces.
immaculately kept one and a half acre memorial garden
pays tribute to the fallen.
Click on the photos below to go to
190 Battery 71st HAA R.A. Fayid
website that includes an account of his Army days in Egypt..
Memories of a young service dependant
who was in the Suez Canal Zone 1950 - 1953
Corporal Terence Brierley.
About the Korean war 1950 - 1953
and his time in the Army.
Links to other sites.
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Revised: February 2009.