Category Archives: Commemoration

Where is poor Fred Pickles?

As part of our general research on local Keighley individuals I have often referred to the war diary pages of the 1/6th Battalion Dukes of Wellington's West Riding Regiment. In April 1915 the report of the deaths of Privates' Tom Critcheson and Fred Pickles has been graphically described as they were both killed instantly by…
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