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Stand To! 1 to 118 Full Contents Listing

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Stand To! 1-118 Content Stand To  1 Spring 1981 Editorial Notes (Peter T. Scott) Serving members of the Western Front Association Early Days, New Paths and Acknowledgements Inaugural Meeting: John Terraine's Address. Historian John Terraine berates those who indulge in ‘purely tragic pilgrimages to the Western Front’. The Loving Care of the…


22 October 1914 : Lt Henry Noel Atkinson DSO

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Henry was the son of the Reverend Arthur Atkinson,Canon of Chester Cathedral, and Ursula Mary Atkinson (née Cotton-Jodrell) and the grandson of the former Bishop of Calcutta.  He was one of the first and one of the youngest men to be awarded the DSO. He was educated privately at Mr Leonard Dobie’s boarding prep: school Moorland House, Heswall, Ch…


8 March 1915 : Captain Ivor John Douglas Phillips

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Parents George and Mary (née Moubray)  Educated Ardwreck Crieff and Lorretto. 31 Jan 1900 Joined the Black Watch (Militia) 1902 Attached to the York and Lancaster Regiment for service in South Africa. Resigned his commission on return to Britain. 9 July 1908 married Amy Macdonald in St. Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh.  They had one child, Regi…


14 April 1918: Pte Wade Stubb

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Parents: Wade (a time keeper and store keeper) and Emily (née Rogers, from the Isle of Man) They lived at 38 Walsingham Rd, Coulton Walsey,  Education: St. Margaret’s Higher School, Anfield. He was a member of the choir, along with his brother Edgar, at St. Margaret’s and was later a member of the Choir at St. John's Church, Egremont. At the 1901…


29 July 1918 : Lieut. Charles Clifford Foster

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Second son of William Foster (a brass founder) and Emma (née Haig) Charles’s mother Emma died in March 1888 and his younger brother Harold died in June - he was  2 years old. His father remarried, Kate Agnes and had two further sons: half-brothers Leslie, born in 1893 and Russell, born in 1894.  Charles was educated at King William’s College, Dou…