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9 January 1920: Pte. Wilfred Henry Heap


Wilfred, the only son of Harry (weaver and later a machine iron moulder) and Emma. Age 13 at the 1911 Census Wilfred was working as at 'Worsted Shinning.  Wilfred was living at home in Keighley with his parents and three sisters when he enlisted soon after the outbreak of war.  Initially seeing service with the Royal Highlanders (Black Watch) - …

17 June 1917 : Air Mechanic Frank Waddington


Parents Isabella Waddington and step-father Barker Greenwood. At the 1901 Census Frank, age 8, lived in Burnley with his grandmother and his five adult cousins, who were all employed as weavers.  At the 1911 Census, after his mother had remarried, Frank was back with his family, the three children (Frank, Victor and Doris) family and their step…