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Private Michael Henry

Private Michael Henry 6th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. No. 202346. Formerly 18th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. No. 202864. [caption id="attachment_8837" align="alignleft" width="214"] Private Michael Henry.Photo courtesy Burnley Express.[/caption] Early Life: Michael Henry was born in Keighley in 1900 to James Henry, a labourer aged 24 and Rose Anne Henry (nee Narey) a mill-hand aged…
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Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott, Royal Engineers

Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott Royal Engineers [caption id="attachment_8747" align="alignleft" width="216"] Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott[/caption] Early Life: Lieutenant Colonel Raymond Booth Scott was born in Keighley on the 28th February 1898 and was the son of Joseph Scott of Halifax and Clara Scott of Leeds. In the 1901 census, the family is living at…
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2nd Lieutenant Ralph Oscar Gladstone

2nd Lieutenant Ralph Oscar Gladstone West Lancashire Field Company, Royal Engineers. [caption id="attachment_8703" align="alignleft" width="246"] Ralph Oscar Gladstone. Image from the 'Keighlian' Magazine.[/caption] Early Life: Ralph Oscar Gladstone, 2nd Lieutenant of the Royal Engineers, was born in Cardiff, 1890 and was the son of Ralph Atchison Gladstone of Newport, Wales and Martha Gladstone of Crosshills,…
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