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Sidney Dawes

Sidney (or Sydney) Dawes was born in Dudley on 3 September 1893, the son of Benjamin and Mary Ann Dawes. At some point they moved to Wolverhampton, and he attended Dudley Road Council School. 106 more words

Men Who Served

John Powell

John Powell was born in 1893 in Wolverhampton, the son of James and Annie Powell. In 1901, they were living at 8 Sedgley Street, together with John’s step-sister Sarah J. 104 more words

Men Who Served

St Luke’s churchyard

Work has started on designing St Luke’s car park improvements . The works have to be done very carefully – removing the existing  tarmac and  making sure no graves are disturbed. 76 more words


Harold Charles Highway

Harold Charles Highway was born in Wolverhampton in 1898, the son of John and Beatrice Highway. He attended St Peter’s Collegiate School, and passed the Oxford Preliminary Local Examination in 1911. 92 more words

Men Who Served

Eric Pemberton's Postcards - Cubitt Town and the Isle of Dogs

Multi-view of Cubitt Town 1912

Once again many thanks to Eric Pemberton for sending an intriguing collection of postcards and photographs.  The above postcard is interesting for the views shown, they mostly consist of Island Gardens, Greenwich and a couple of churches. 277 more words

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