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The News section is for items that come up in our ongoing research. The last few years have been quite eventful: we've sadly lost more of the lads but are delighted at finding one veteran still alive and kicking and many new veterans' families.
Some news items go back a while as we catch up with ourselves, and many of those items below are not yet fleshed out, so thank you for your patience while we poke around the archives, find relevant images, interrogate the relatives for more details and look up other sources to write up the articles properly: we just want to give some idea meanwhile of what's always going on in the background (OK, there is a bit of a backlog!).
Meanwhile, although our top news items for the start of 2012 were finding Trooper Fred Trotter and gaining two (now three) eminent Patrons, here's a magnificent 2006 photo by Friend of PPA Sam Watson, who has worked in Egypt for many years...
|View of The Fayoum in Egypt, showing why we at foPPA like the desert so much (See Image Credits)|