Monthly Archives: January 2021

Private George Greenwood

Private George Greenwood. 5 Company, 3rd Battalion, Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. Service number 19463. George was born in Oxenhope in 1887 with his birth being registered in Keighley in the last quarter of that year. His parents were Frederick and Clara Greenwood and his father was a Joiner. By the 1891 census George…
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Lance Corporal Arthur Heaton Scott MM

Lance Corporal Arthur Heaton Scott M.M. D Company, 1st/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. Service no. 2026. [caption id="attachment_5974" align="alignnone" width="247"] Lance Corporal Arthur Heaton Scott MM.[/caption] Arthur was born on March 3, 1896 in Keighley, to parents Walter and Minnie Scott. His father was a labourer in a tool shop. In 1901…
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