Articles and Papers

Poet Soldier: The Hon Edward Wyndham Tennant

On 10th October 1916, a memorial service was held at St. Margaret’s in Westminster for a young lieutenant who had been killed the previous month at the Somme. The nineteen year old soldier was the Honourable Edward Wyndham “Bim” Tennant, 4th Battalion Grenadier Guards. ... read

For Distinguished Conduct. Part One: Patrolling on the Aisne

Major Philip Wright
War came to Britain on 4th August 1914 when Germany invaded Belgium. The 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards was at Wellington Barracks. It was well trained and its equipment was all ready when mobilisation orders were received.... read