August 8, 2016

Sgt Francis Bark of Calver, Derbyshire

  Police solve WW1 soldier medal mystery – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-36996568  
August 8, 2016

Private OSCAR H. S. LINKSON

Service No:                                         F/1723 Regiment/Service:                          17th Middlesex Regiment Memorial:                                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL   Linkson was born in New Barnet, Hertfordshire. His father was Robert Linkson, a house painter; […]
August 7, 2016

Private WILLIAM HENRY SHORT, VC

Service No:                                         12067 Age:                                                       31 Regiment/Service:                          “C” Coy. 8th Bn. Yorkshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          CONTALMAISON CHATEAU CEMETERY II. B. 16.   Citation An extract from “The […]
August 6, 2016

Private Leonard HAIGH

Service No:                                         M2/194121 Regiment/Service:                          Army Service Corps Cemetery:                                          POTT SHRIGLEY (ST. CHRISTOPHER) CHURCHYARD   Leonard Haigh was born on 19 October 1880 in Prestwich, Manchester, the […]