Search results for Barcombe.

19 March 1916: Pte Cecil Hugh Peckham

/on-this-day/19-march-1916-pte-cecil-hugh-peckham/

Parents Joseph (a domestic gardener) and Florence. Age 5, at the 1901 Census. Cecil was living at home, Fern Cottage, High Street, Barcombe with parents, older brother Charles and younger sister Florence and a lodger. Age 15, at the 1911 Census, Cecil was still living at home, with his parents and younger sister Florence. He was working as a nu…


Great War Barcombe News from a Sussex Village 1914 -1919

/world-war-i-book-reviews/great-war-barcombe-news-from-a-sussex-village-1914-1919/

Great War Barcombe News from a Sussex Village 1914 - 1919 Edited by Ian Hilder Five years in post as the Digital Editor for The Western Front Association (since May 2015) and one of the regular and most enjoyable and indulgent tasks is to research and refresh our daily commemoration of the men or women who served during the First World War for …