Category Archives: Women

VAD Betty Haggas

Voluntary Aid Detachment page Betty Haggas Nurse [caption id="attachment_7388" align="alignnone" width="251"] Betty Haggas. Photo credit: Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, 27 September 1929[/caption] Early life Betty was born Alice Maude Haggas on 13th November 1895 in Cross Roads, to Thomas Henry and Alice Maude Haggas nee Bailey. Thomas was a worsted manufacturer, his wife was…
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VAD’s – The Scatterty Family

Voluntary Aid Detachment page     The Scatterty Family [row_fluid] [span4] [caption id="attachment_7352" align="alignnone" width="204"] William Scatterty. Taken between July 1915 and July 1916 when he held the rank of Captain in the RAMC[/caption] [/span4] [span4] [caption id="attachment_7353" align="alignnone" width="198"] Agnes Scatterty MBE[/caption] [/span4] [span4] [caption id="attachment_7354" align="alignnone" width="205"] Amy Elizabeth (Bessie) Scatterty[/caption] [/span4] [/row_fluid]…
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VAD Fanny Clough

Voluntary Aid Detachment page Fanny Clough Surgical Nursing Duties, Nursing Member Early life Fanny Clough was born 3rd September 1883 in Baildon, to James and Mary Clough (nee Robinson). James was a manager in worsted manufacturing, who would soon own his business and become an employer. Mary was a dressmaker at the time they married…
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