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Toll Bar's John Alfred Birkby

John Birkby was in the Navy and lived in Toll Bar after the War. He kept a diary during the First...

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Percy Claude Standeven, Joiner Survived the War and Retired to Australia

Percy was born on the 24th of March 1881, in Chapel Allerton, Leeds to Methodist parents who owned a...

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Loses a finger and transferred to Pay Duty

Sidney Berner born in Doncaster immigrates.to Australia returns to fight

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William Wright Warde-Aldam

The head of the Hooton Pagnell and Frickley estates who oversaw conscription tribunals during the...

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William Arthur Maw

My children are related to the Maw family from Wroot. This soldier is a distant cousin, we are...

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Local businessman Arthur Sheard

Arthur Sheard was born in 1887. He worked for the family furniture company Sheard, Binnington &...