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Vaughan, EJS

(1890 - 1916)


13th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment

Evan was born February 9th 1890, in Fulham, the son of Herbert and Emma Vaughan. Once he left the college 1906, he worked as a…

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Vaughan, HWH

(1876 - 1915)


10th Battalion, The King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment

Born on January 12th 1876 in Islington, Horace was the son of William and Florence Vaughan and had three siblings, Clinton, Violet and Irene. After…

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Vickers, FH

(1889 - 1915)


Royal Engineers, New Zealand Expeditionary Force

Born on November 14th 1889, Frank was the son of Henry Vickers and Caroline Reynolds, and had six siblings. On leaving school he went straight…

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Volkers, FCS

(1896 - 1916)

2nd Lieutenant

1st Battalion, The Rifle Brigade

Frederick was born on the 16th of June 1896, in Haryana, India, the son of Robert Volkers, who served in the Public Works Department, and…

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Wade, AL

(1884 - 1917)


17th Footballers Battalion, Middlesex Regiment

Bertie was born on 20th September 1884, the son of James and Sarah Wade. He was highly involved in College life during his time as…

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Wakeley, JES

(1896 - 1916)

2nd Lieutenant

1st Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment

Eric was born in Rainham, Kent, on January 26th 1896, the sixth child of merchant Percy Wakeley and his wife Mary. He began his education…

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Walker, AD

(1879 - 1918)

Lieutenant Colonel

Royal Engineers

Born on July 3rd 1879, Arthur was the youngest of four sons of Alexander Walker, a Major-General in the Royal Artillery, and his wife Anne.…

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Walker, JW

(1891 - 1916)


5th Territorial Battalion, The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

John was born in Bawtry, Yorkshire, on May 7th 1891, the eldest son of a solicitor, also named John Walker, and his wife Dorothy. He…

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Walker, WAS

(1874 - 1915)


46th Punjabis, Indian Army

Born in Bengal on October 31st 1874, William was the second of four sons of Alexander Walker, a Major-General in the Royal Artillery, and his…

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Wallace, HB

(1893 - 1914)

2nd Lieutenant

3rd Battalion, The King's Liverpool Regiment

Harold was born in Calcutta, India, on September 24th 1893, the son of medical doctor James Wallace and his second wife Edith. Whilst he was…

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