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Medals  - Order of Wear  

London Gazette Supplement No. 1 Thursday 10 January 2019 [view....].

Royal Marines Football Gallery

Photos of Royal Marines Football Teams from the 1890's thru to 2020 [view....].

WW2 Despatches

Despatches during World War 2, submitted by commanders-in-chief, were published in The Gazette from 1941 until 1951 [View....].

Sites of WW2 interest:

National Library of Scotland Details of all officers who served in the three branches of Britain's armed services during the First and Second World Wars.

Imperial War Museum Online Search Includes Film, Audio, and photos relating to Commandos.

BBC WW2 Peoples War A fabulous archive of WW2 memories, written by the public

St Nazaire Society Official site of The St Nazaire Society

Operation Chariot - St Nazaire Raid The author, historian, and CVA member, James Dorrian's site

Combined Operations Excellent site with a wealth of facts and photos.

Pegasus Archive Detail about the Normandy landings including transcripts of Commando War Diarie

Commando Ops in Norway Lists Commando and other WW2 raids in Norway.

30AU The story of the wartime intelligence unit.

No 6 Commando Site dedicated No 6 Commando.

47 RM Commando Association Site dedicated to 47RM Commando

RN Clearance Divers Association Landing Craft Obstruction Clearance Units (LCOCU)

Operation Longcloth The Chindit operation 1943

The Burma Campaign Site has a dedicated page on M.N.B.D.O. Group in the Far East.

Sites of interest post WW2 to the present day:

Commando Gunner Regroup site of former members of 29 Commando Regiment RA.

The Royal Marines Official site about todays Royal Marines

Defence Internet Home of the UK Ministry of Defence.

Soldier Magazine Keep up to date with current Soldier issues.

Forces Reunited - The British Armed Forces online community.

Additional links of interest:

V.C. and G.C. Association Dedicated to recipients of the Victoria Cross or the George Cross.

Westminster Abbey Combined Services Memorial

Friends of the National Arboretum Website for Friends of the NMA.

The National Archives at Kew A must visit location for those seeking historical records and official reports about the Commandos

National Museum of the Royal Navy HM Naval Base, Portsmouth.

Anwick Forge Makers of the CVA Army Commando Memorial.

Pegasus Bridge Memorial Museum Museum in Normandy with information on the 1st day of the Normandy landings including the capture of the Caen Canal and Orne river bridges.

Leger Battlefield Tours Leger are the UK leader in escorted Battlefield tours to Europe, offering over 60 tours covering WW1, WW2 and other campaigns, all accompanied by  specialist battlefield guides.

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