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Thomas Andrews Bradford (1886-1966)

Only surviving 'Fighting Bradford' of Witton Park.

Thomas Andrews Bradford (1886-1966)

Only surviving 'Fighting Bradford' of Witton Park.

Joseph Wilfred "Wilf" Barker (1894-1970)

Darlington man won the DCM while serving with the DLI

Bernard McArdle (1894-1930)

From Sunderland, served with the 7th Battalion DLI.

Ernest Hardinge Veitch (1876-1959)

Printer from Durham served as captain in the 8th DLI

Ernest Hardinge Veitch (1876-1959)

Printer from Durham served as captain in the 8th DLI

Thomas Richardson (1894-1916)

South Shields man served with 1st/7th DLI

Henry George Hastings Shaddick (1883-1944)

Chaplain to the 6th Battalion DLI

James Wilson (1896-1917)

From Burnhope, served with 14th Battalion DLI, died of wounds 1917.

Richard Hobbs (1895-1917)

From Burnhope, served with 15th Battalion DLI, killed in action at Arras.

Joseph Stoddart (c.1878-1918)

From Burnhope, served with 19th Battalion DLI, died of wounds.

Joseph Stoddart (c.1878-1918)

From Burnhope, served with 19th Battalion DLI, died of wounds.


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