My father’s thoughts on the events in Salonika

My father’s thoughts on the events in Salonika

Memories of 1917 – written by Walter Plevin in 1953.
Whilst my father’s original number in Kings Liverpool Regiment was 97270 RAMC is seems he was transferred to Ox &; Bucks Light Infantry at some point under No 30923

Photograph shows Walter, indicated by cross, at camp in Salonika in November 1917

R E Wilkinson – Appeal for More Information

On his first voyage serving as a Wireless Telegraphist, or ‘Spark’ as Wireless Operators were known, Wilkinson was involved in an accident. The vessel he was aboard was sunk by a torpedo from a U-boat. The Birkenhead and Cheshire Advertiser reported on 16th June 1917 that the men were shelled in their boats and all [...]

Private Martin Kehoe

Martin was a Private formerly with the Liverpool regiment no 2717 later transferred to the Royal Warwickshire regiment 2/7 Battalion no 20730 killed in action
submitted by barrytea

…May is to have anything she desires.

…May is to have anything she desires.

submitted by George Bancroft
The sad loss of my paternal Grandfather’s eldest son.
He has no known grave but is remembered with honour at the Arras Memorial, in the Faubourg-d’Amiens Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.