Thorne RFA Driver Wilfred Middleton’s letters home

Wilfred Middleton's Portrait

Title: Wilfred Middleton's Portrait
Description: Submitted by Begona Hernandez by-nc

Wilfred Middleton of the Royal Field Artillery was born in Thorne in 1893. He was the son of Thomas Watson and Elizabeth Ann, and had two sisters, Kathy and Lillian, and a brother Richard who tragically died as an infant.

He was killed in action on 24th September 1918, aged 25. He is remembered at Chapelle British Cemetery, Holnon, France.

Begona Hernandez submitted these photographs and many letters sent between Wilfred and his family.

 

 

 

All images submitted by Begona Hernandez
(CC BY-NC 3.0)

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