First World War


The Humanity and Compassion of Fr. Francis Gleeson

Edith Gell’s The Happy Warrior

Francis Meynell’s Hunger Strike

Russell Barry – Army Chaplain and Bishop of Southwell

The Handford Brothers of Southwell, Nottinghamshire

Nurse Edith Cavell

The Greg Brothers of Quarry Bank Mill, Cheshire

Wilmslow Church War Memorial Windows

Gerald Watson Failes – Son of Norfolk

Charles Hyne – An 18-year-old youth killed in action in 1916

Louise Thuliez – French War Heroine

Sherwood Forester Immortalised in Gloucester Glass

Yorkshire farmer, Journalist, Author, Australian and War Hero

A Dorset Rector’s Son Killed on the Somme

Parish Curate who fought and died with the Barnsley Pals

Saved by the Bible and a Gallipoli poem – J.V. Salisbury RND

Stockport War Memorial and Art Gallery

Bob Wroughton – Northamptonshire Boy Scout and War Hero

Lieutenant Norman Lea Sissons KIA September 1916

R38/ZR-2 Airship disaster on the River Humber, 23/24 August 1921

Douglas Strachan War Memorial Windows, Winchelsea, Sussex

Lieutenant Derek William Onslow Palmer, KIA June 1916

Howden Minster Memorial Window

Trooper Frank Stimson of Wressle

Flight-Lieutenant William Glew of Howden

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