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`Lost Hero` William Robert Jones

Evans David

Frank Smith born 19th December 1896

Sharp Edward

Letter home to Bradford from Russia 1917

Grandage Gordon M
Although the letter was sent 24th February 1917, it didn't arrive at its destination until 2 months later, 18th April,1917. My grandfather, Gordon was officially known as: Petty Officer Gordon M Grandage 9730 HM Armoured Cars RNAS No 1 Squadron, C Section His squadron returned home on or around July 1917 after the Russian retreat from Galicia.

The Somme: Going white overnight

Mejia Nicola

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (4)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (5)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (13)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (14)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (23)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Magazine: 'The War Illustrated', Vol. 4, No. 104 (26)

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Complete edition of 'The War Illustrated' from August 12th, 1916.

Charles Hampson, Photograph of Camel (4)

Hampson Charles
A camel and his "minder". The regiment (Manchesters) were required to supply a half-company for the British Camel Corps. Editor's Comment: Sjt. Charles Hampson, Manchester Regiment.

Daisy Husband's story, including 'Baby Tanks' poem from her album (2)

Phillips Frederick J
Daisy's story is told in the attachment. Unfortunately I can't seem to attach the Ypres certificate. Editor's Comment: Poem from album begins: 'Up and down the roadways| Through the German ranks | Nosing out machine guns | Come the baby Tanks...' Composed by Pte. 3018 Frederick J. Phillips, 4th Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment (later Labour Corps, service no. 244715).

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (4)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (9)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (13)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (14)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (15)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (20)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Book entitled 'The Pill-boxes of Flanders', Col. E. G. L. Thurlow. From the effects of Charles W. Carr (23)

Thurlow E G L
Book: THE PILL-BOXES OF FLANDERS by Col. EGL Thurlow, DSO. London: Ivor Nicholson and Watson Ltd. for the British Legion, 1933. Includes a transcript of some text "found in a pill-box at Passchendaele on its re-occupation, from the Library at Talbot House, Poperinghe: 1. This position will be held and the section will remain here until relieved 2. The enemy cannot be allowed to interfere with this position 3. If the section cannot remain here...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (9)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (10)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (12)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (20)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (22)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

Photograph album of Capt. W. Harold Morgan: Mesopotamia (25)

Morgan Harlod W
A photo album kept by Capt. W. Harold Morgan, (born Worcestershire, and lived near Ross-on-Wye). An electrical engineer and stores master, he was awarded the OBE (military division) for his service in Mesopotamia during the First World War. Each page is annotated, most photos are captioned. For example the album records: * the sea voyage from Britain around South Africa on SS Kenilworth Castle * boxing matches on the deck * Sierra Leone * Cape...

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