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8 December 1917: Pte John William Sugden, 2/6th Bn Duke of Wellington's (W Riding) Regt


John Sugden was employed in his family business prior to his conscription into the army in March 1916. After training, he was sent to the Western Front in February 1917 and saw action during the Battle of Arras, the Hindenburg Line operations and the Battle of Cambrai before being wounded in action near Cambrai. Evacuated to 45 Casualty Clearing S…

28 May 1917 2nd Lt Robert Hilary Lockhart Whitelaw, Household Battalion


From Monkland, Nairn, Robert was born at Tibbermore, Perthshire in 1895. The son of William and Gertrude Whiteland, their home in 1901 was in Kensington where his mother was with her four children and 11 domestic servants including 2 nurses (the youngest was 2), three housemaids, a butler, footman, tutor, a kitchen maid, cook and sewing hard.  At …