From Semaphore to Satellite

The memoirs of Major General David Horsfield, Royal Signals

David Horsfield

I occasionally revise the format of my father’s book from time to time as well as a spot of editing for errors or clarification. I also want to add more pictures as time permits. This edition was completed in June 2012 and should work well on mobile devices.

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4 November 2014. As we approach the centenary of the 1915 Gallipoli campaign, I have posted the many letters sent by my Grandfather Captain Ralph Horsfield on his way to and at the front.

Crispin Horsfield