war biography

  1. old_fat_and_hairy

    Brothers in Arms

    Ever sat in a bar and just chatted to your mate about life and everything? Of course you have. We all have. Do you get deep and philosophical? Well, maybe after the effect of more than the recommended dose of alcohol, that arbitrary amount decreed by the health people. On ops, did you ever...
  2. JINGO

    Archie Bowman. Foot Soldier, German PoW & League Of Nations Man.

    At the outbreak of World War One Archie Bowman was a professor of philosophy at Princeton University. Part of a long tradition of Scottish lecturers occupying positions of influence at the famous establishment. Bowman was not a man to sit the war out in his safe, well paid post and 1915 found...