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The 1924 Cinema Advertising Campaign to Encourage Great Veterans Who Had Not Received Their Medals To Claim Them

Great War Medals – Cinema Adverts

‘…The bulk issues of the medals granted for the Great War have been completed, but a considerable number of individual claims are still being received. 108 more words

Great War

Henry or Harry Stocks

One of our readers has shared details of her granddad:


Harry was born in Doncaster in 1873, the son of John Stocks. He first enlisted with the King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry  on 27th September 1895, and served in South Africa between 1899 and 1903. 268 more words

Men Who Served

Frank Withers

Frank was born in Wolverhampton in 1894, the son of Henry and Sarah Withers. They were living at Merridale Street, Wolverhampton, in 1901, along with Frank’s sisters Florence, Marion, Ada and Nelly. 162 more words

Men Who Served