Monthly Archives: February 2021

Private Samuel (Harry) Lund

Private Samuel (Harry) Lund, Royal Army Medical Corps. Service number 115666. [caption id="attachment_6360" align="alignnone" width="207"] Private Samuel (Harry) Lund[/caption] Harry was born on 8th June 1892 at Slippery Ford, Oakworth. His father was Samuel Lund, a sheep farmer and his mother was Sarah Ann Berry who died in 1914. He had an older brother John…
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Corporal Tom Allsopp

Corporal Tom Allsopp, 1/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Service no. 2595. [caption id="attachment_6323" align="alignnone" width="230"] Corporal Tom Allsopp[/caption] Tom was born in Bingley in early 1895. The family were living at 4, Ingram Street, Ingrow, Keighley, in 1901 and had moved to Aire Street, Junction, Crosshills by 1911, when Tom was 16…
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