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'Brave Officer' Reginald Donaldson Abbiss

Reginald Donaldson Abbiss was a native of Cambridge. He lived with his family at 27 Netherhall Road...

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Sheffield Lad Perishes at the Somme.

Wilfred Revill came from a poor background and probably joined the army just before the start of the...

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George Cockin died Christmas Day 1916

George Cockin was a Corporal in the Royal Engineers 224th Field Coy. He was from Bentley, Doncaster...

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Doncaster welcomes Belgian Refugees

As Germany invaded Belgium at an alarming speed in August 1914, news of the atrocities committed by...

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Ernest Henry Hughes. A man who saw action at Passchendaele

Ernest Henry Hughes was born in 1890 and emigrated to Australia in 1912. He served with the 3rd...

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Wounded four times: MM Winner George Caton

Awarded the Military Medal for his bravery at the Battle of the Somme, George was wounded four times...