First World War. 15. Witham soldiers killed, together with information about the progress of the War

Witham in the First World War. 15. Witham soldiers who died in WW1, in date order, together with information about the progress of the War. Compiled by Janet Gyford, c.2005 For a list of other chapters about WW1, click here. General information is mostly from the schoolnet web site and from http://www.firstworldwar.com/onthisday Details are mostly … Continue reading “First World War. 15. Witham soldiers killed, together with information about the progress of the War”

First World War. 14. the Roll of Honour, with all those who were killed.

Witham in the First World War 14. The Roll of Honour, with all those who were killed. For a list of other chapters about WW1, click here. The first two pages and the last two are copies of the original. The rest is typed.   Witham Roll of Honour, page 1, typed To the Honour … Continue reading “First World War. 14. the Roll of Honour, with all those who were killed.”

First World War. 12. Introduction to Witham’s Muster Roll and the Roll of Honour

                                                                                   The First World War in Witham 12. Introduction to the Muster Roll and the Roll of Honour For a list of other chapters about WW1, click here. These two documents record the men associated with Witham who served in the First World War 1914-1918. The Muster Roll shows those who survived, and the … Continue reading “First World War. 12. Introduction to Witham’s Muster Roll and the Roll of Honour”

First World War. 11. Soldiers on Witham War memorial

The First World War in Witham 11. Soldiers recorded on the War Memorial Noted by Janet Gyford c.2005. For a list of other chapters about WW1, click here. The panel in the centre reads: 1914-1918 TO THE HONOUR OF THE MEN OF WITHAM WHO UNDER THE FLAG OF FREEDOM FELL IN THE GREAT WAR Their … Continue reading “First World War. 11. Soldiers on Witham War memorial”