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Pritchard, George Ernest

George Ernest Pritchard Gunner, 114 Battery, 25 Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Service no. 3704. [caption id="attachment_4597" align="alignnone" width="208"] Gunner George Ernest Pritchard[/caption] George was born at Buttington, Montgomeryshire in 1887. Father William Pritchard. Mother Elizabeth Pritchard. He was four years old in the 1891 census and living with his father William (by now a widower)…
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Rhodes, Arthur

Arthur Rhodes Private, 1st/5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Service No 6712. [caption id="attachment_4587" align="alignnone" width="203"] Private Arthur Rhodes[/caption] Arthur was born in Keighley 1886, son of Robert and Alice Rhodes. His father was an insurance agent. Aged 5 in 1891, he was living at 56, Bradford Street, Keighley with his parents, sister Sarah and brother John.…
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Dennison, Alfred

Alfred Denison Corporal, 268th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. No. 88518. [caption id="attachment_4583" align="alignnone" width="200"] Corporal Alfred Dennison[/caption] Alfred was born in early 1880 and registered at Knaresborough. Mother Sarah Denison who was a housemaid/servant. He was baptised at St Robert's church, Pannal on June 13 of the same year. He was 1 year old…
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Amyl Jennie Field

Amyl Jennie Field was born on on April 20th, 1886 at Wakefield. Her parents were Henry Field and Kate Field née Turner and they had her baptised on May 7th of that year at All Saints Church in Wakefield. Amyl's father was a chemist. [caption id="attachment_4502" align="alignnone" width="212"] Amyl Jennie Hill née Field[/caption] Amyl's father…
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