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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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Corporal Harry K. Dickinson

Corporal Henry (Harry) Keighley Dickinson, A/104 Brigade, Royal Artillery. Regimental Number: 41097. [caption id="attachment_5957" align="alignnone" width="236"] Corporal Henry (Harry) Keighley Dickinson.[/caption] Harry was born on the 7th April 1889 and his parents were Thomas Beck and Harriet Ann Dickinson. His father was a wholesale draper. Harry was baptised on the 6th May that year at…
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Sergeant William Hudson

Sergeant William Hudson. 1/6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. Service number 1461. [caption id="attachment_5946" align="alignnone" width="211"] Sergeant William Hudson.[/caption] William was born in 1894 at Rastrick, near Huddersfield in the West Riding of Yorkshire. His birth was registered in the first quarter of that year in Huddersfield and he was the youngest of…
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Private Joseph Hudson

Private Joseph Hudson. 1st 6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. Service number 1641. [caption id="attachment_5937" align="alignnone" width="216"] Private Joseph Hudson.[/caption] Brother of 1461 Sgt William Hudson, killed in November 1916. Joseph was born in 1891 (probably late February or early March) and his birth was registered at Pontefract. His parents were Walter and…
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