11 April 1918 : Pte Jack Whiteley

11 April 1918 : Pte Jack Whiteley

11 Apr 1918

Youngest of five children and of three boys: William and Allen and then Jack.  Parents, Fenton (a foreman at a woollen …

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14 April 1918: Pte Wade Stubb

14 April 1918: Pte Wade Stubb

14 Apr 1918

Parents: Wade (a time keeper and store keeper) and Emily (née Rogers, from the Isle of Man) They lived at 38 Walsingham …

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15 April 1918 : Lt Harold Hubert Thompson

15 April 1918 : Lt Harold Hubert Thompson

15 Apr 1918

His father, Capt. Magnus Thompson of Jerseyville, Macleay River, New South Wales. Harold had five brothers and three si…

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18 April 1916: Pte Sam Naylor

18 April 1916: Pte Sam Naylor

18 Apr 1918

Born in Lancaster in 1877, the son of an agricultural labourer, Sam lived for much of his life in Gargrave, Yorkshire wh…

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21 April 1918 : Pte Joseph Underwood

21 April 1918 : Pte Joseph Underwood

21 Apr 1918

Parents, Mathew and Elizabeth Underwood (née Gordon), Belford House, Blackrath, Co. Kildare.  In 1911, living with his …

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1 May 1918 : Major Ernest Arthur St George Bedbrook

1 May 1918 : Major Ernest Arthur St George Bedbrook

01 May 1918

Son of Rear Admiral James Albert Bedbrook R.N. and Matilda. Ernest was one of ten children comprising seven girls and…

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6 May 1918: Pvt Joseph William Welsh

6 May 1918: Pvt Joseph William Welsh

06 May 1918

Joseph enlisted into the US regular army at Greensburg on 16 April 1917 and was sent to Douglas, Arizona where he was …

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7 May 1918 : 2nd Lieut. John Leslie Godfrey

7 May 1918 : 2nd Lieut. John Leslie Godfrey

07 May 1918

4th son of Joseth (a chartered secretary) and Louisa (née William) Godfrey from Finsbury Park. 1901 John was 6, and liv…

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13 May 1918: Trumpeter Johnnie Whitaker

13 May 1918: Trumpeter Johnnie Whitaker

13 May 1918

Parents Jonathan (a labourer from Holbeck) and Emily (a housekeeper from Ruthin, North Wales). The eldest of six in 1911…

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15 May 1918: L.Sgt John Gregson

15 May 1918: L.Sgt John Gregson

15 May 1918

At the 1901 Census John, age 21 was living with his 21 year old wife Gertrude at 1 Hughes Street, Wrexham A decade later…

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19 May 1918 : Pte Benjamin Jackson

19 May 1918 : Pte Benjamin Jackson

19 May 1918

Father Andrew (cotton weaver - a British subject born on Rhode Island, US), his mother Sarah (née Holland). At the 1901…

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22 May 1918: Gnr John Moore

22 May 1918: Gnr John Moore

22 May 1918

Growing up he and his brother Edward went on to help their father who was a Coal Merchant. By the 1911 Census parents Jo…

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