Keighley 1914-1918
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Keighley 1914-1918 aspects of the home front in a West Riding town. by T. T. Riley

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Published by Huddersfield Polytechnic .
Written in English

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ContributionsWright, D. G., Polytechnic, Huddersfield. Department of Humanities.
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Open LibraryOL13838133M

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Keighley didn’t wait until to have Anti-German riots. It started soon after war was declared in August Find out more about this story by reading this electronic version of the book . Keighley Local Studies Library, not available at The National Archives Language: English Creator: France, H A, fl , of Keighley. Physical description: 2 boxes Access conditions: Open. Subjects: First World War, That on the north side read: / / IN PROUD AND/ GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF THOSE MEN OF / KEIGHLEY WHO / GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR / AND THE WORLD WAR / IN DEFENCE OF / FREEDOM AND JUSTICE / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE. On the pedestal beneath a tablet commemorates the Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force. Keighley Roll of Honour As we reach this particular poignant Remembrance Sunday on the 11th November, marking one hundred years since the First World War armistice, we would like to share some information on the Keighley Roll of Honour for

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Bk - Roll of Honour Scrapbooks. Bk 10/ - Roll of Honour - list of men who died. BK10/ Silsden - list of men killed. BK 34 - West Riding Regiment, 6th Volunteers (Keighley) Battalion, Photograph album and Misc Papers. Bk10/ Air Raids on Keighley, Misc Documents on Billeting of Troops in Keighley; Bk10/ - List of men who achieved special distinctions from Keighley, Bingley, Silsden, Thornton, Cononley, Worth Valley; BK 10/ List of men (Keighley) who are serving.   PRIVATE S V Keighley, of the King's Liverpool Regiment, who enlisted at the outbreak of war and whose home is in Halebury Road, Liscard, has been awarded the Military Medal. He was wounded nine times during the early fighting on the Somme. He was formerly with the Liverpool Scouts, and was a member of the Aigburth Swifts Football Club. Wanted: Digital copies of Group photographs, Scrapbooks, Autograph books, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters, postcards and ephemera relating to the Great you have any unwanted photographs, documents or items from the First or Second World War, please do not destroy them. The Wartime Memories Project will give them a good home and ensure that they are used for educational .