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AULD YIN

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About AULD YIN

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  • Birthday 04/10/1948

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    Shooting, WW1 western front history ,motorbikes

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  1. Depends on his name ,unless he had a very unusual name ,or an unusual place name he lived, highly unlikely you/they could pinpoint his service records ,if he died in service it would be easier with a ww2 soldiers died disc ,you can check name and town then you can sieve through the names and hopefully come up with the correct name/place,
  2. not a problem. As a collector of medals and militeria i wanted replacement for my fathers medals (brother lost them all) so asked MOD army medal service what he was entitled to and the cost of replacements (1980) £36.65pence for the 39/45 star africa star italy star france germany star 39/45 war medal so purchased them ,22 years later i purchased his service record (£25 i think) ,on checking this i found his defence medal was HELD so had a conversation on the phone with the medal office who declared it was a clerical error and would send the forms for my siblings to sign givng me permiss
  3. criteria for the defence medal below 1080 days (3 years) service in the UK between 3 Sep 1939 and 8 May 1945 1080 days (3 years) service in the Home Guard between 14 May 1940 and 31 Dec 1944 (you will also need to fill out and send the Home Guard service questionnaire) 360 days (1 year) non operational service overseas between 3 Sep 1939 and 2 Sep 1945 180 days non operational service in an overseas area deemed to be closely threatened or subject to air attack between 3 September 1939 and 8 May 1945 the phoney war lasted 6 months so would entitle most in france
  4. Sadly the country is going mad with the PC brigade, about time they were put in their place by being told to haud yer wheesht
  5. Shotgun wedding by ROY C will always be my favourite ,it came out when i met my girlfriend (my wife)
  6. War Medals issued to UK personnel WW2 were not officially named Australian and South African personnel were officially named. From the info given possibly 39/45 star africa star italy star (possibly the defence medal) war medal, if he was at dunkirk the unofficial dunkirk medal . What regiment was he in?
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    Leather leads

    Try saddler , member on here
  8. Agreed, excellent guns,my first choice for pigeons/blacks
  9. Unless the law has changed In Scotland one may shoot from a highway, but an offence is committed under common law if anyone is disturbed or inconvenienced
  10. As above looking for a good condition second hand .22 magazine.
  11. RE SACS insurance The insurance also includes full legal defence cover for relevant and approved liability claims. Just checked on the internet
  12. AULD YIN

    Radio Scanner

    Got a 240 volt realistic base station 300 channel pro am fm direct entry programmable scanning receiver if thats any good to you
  13. its the indexing lever at the bottom of the magazine,would have thought it was pawl but the parts diagram on internet states spawl spring and spawl lever ,checked that site out and if i cannot get part or S/H mag on here will think about them,there is a couple on fleabay but dont like using them. jm
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