Armed Forces Day – Colchester 2019

On Saturday 29th June 2019, the 10th Essex Living History Group attended the Armed Forces Day at Colchester by the 16 Air Assault Brigade and Colchester Garrison. The event opened to the public at 11am and from the word go we were busy. We had on display various items ranging from the development of the Read More

10th Essex at the Surrey Somme 100 Football Commemoration

10th Essex members Tim Richardson, Robin Young and Richard Boatfield took part in a commemoration marking The First Day of The Battle of The Somme. One hundred years ago, on the 1st July 1916, The 8th Battalion East Surrey Regiment kicked footballs into No Man’s Land during their attack. One of those footballs was destroyed Read More