Remembering Private Frank Pollard, 240182, 1/6th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) who died on 3 March 1919 and who is buried in Staveley Cemetery.
Remembering Private William Haycox, 10090, Depot., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) who died on 26 November 1918. He had been a prisoner of war for four years and had returned to England on 2 October.
and remembering miner Driver William Lewis, 284166, “B” Bty. 5th Reserve Bde., Royal Field Artillery who died on 28 November 1918, aged 28, another casualty of the 1918 influenza pandemic. Read his story here
Both men are buried in Staveley cemetery.
Remembering Private James Hunt 29617, 16th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) who died on 16 April 1918.
Also remembering Private Joseph Salt, 30572, 1st Bn., East Yorkshire Regiment who was killed in action on the same day.
A Barrow Hill lad, Fred was employed on the Devonshire Works before the war.
Read his story here Fred Humphreys
Remembering Private Joseph Shooter, 10th Bn., Sherwood Foresters who died on 26 May 1917. Joseph worked at Markham Colliery before the war and left a widow and child. His brother, Aaron, has been killed in 1916.
and remembering Lance Corporal Harry Newman, 1/8th Bn., Sherwood Foresters of Woodthorpe who died on 28 May 1917. He is buried in the Loos British Cemetery.
Remembering Corporal William Cox, 85th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) who died on 23 May 1917.
Read his story here