The Story of Bristol's Own Artillery Soldiers

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'The Bristol Gunners' is the name used for the Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery, an Army Reserve unit based in Bristol since 1859, and which is still serving today. The name is usually shortened to 'GVA'.

This site is intended to provide a resource for anyone interested in the history of the Gloucestershire Volunteer Artillery , and other artillerymen in Bristol through the past centuries.