Fergus Davidson was one of the many north-east heroes who made sacrifices for their country throughout World War 2.
World War 2
A Highlander who decoded top secret messages for Winston Churchill has played down her wartime role, insisting she was merely "a small cog in a big wheel."
When the HMAS Sydney was sunk during WWII by what should have been a weaker German cruiser, all 645 of its crewmen perished, taking the explanation for the disaster to their watery graves.
A Highland clan chief was witnessed standing "completely at ease" on the dunes of a bloody Normandy beach seven decades ago, as bagpipes played and machine-gun fire whistled past.
An appeal has been made to find the family of an Aberdeen soldier killed in a deadly battle during World War II.
A war-time grenade has been found on a remote Skye beach by a member of the public out for a walk.
John Donald eyed the two travellers suspiciously. In a small village like Portgordon, strangers tended to stand out. And the pretty, dark-haired young woman and her male companion certainly weren't from around here, thought Donald, the stationmaster of Portgordon's tiny railway station.