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Stoker 1st Class, George Edward Leonard Wills

On 15 October George’s squadron was patrolling off Peterhead on the NE coast of Scotland when she...

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Captain Cecil Alexander Headlam Keenlyside

Aged 19, he was in London in February 1901 as one of the soldiers who were part of Queen...

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Private Percy Mann

Percy served as part of the Rawalpindi Division in India but is buried in Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.

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Private Gilbert Charles Dickens

Gilbert enlisted, in London, on 9 August 1914. In 1918 he survived gunshot wounds to both legs and...

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Lucy James Hall

Born in Jersey City, USA Lucy James Hall died in Woking in 1918 and was buried in Brookwood Cemetery

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William McGildowny, D.S.O.

Retired soldier, William McGildowny rejoined as a reservist in 1915. He received a D.S.O at the...

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Effingham's War Shrine

How Effingham's war shrine was erected, and the restoration of a missing name plaque