Memories of the Great War – 100 years ago this week
Pictured are NCOs and men from Holbeach and district serving with the 9th (Service) Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment at Whittington Heath in Lichfiield, Staffordshire.
Back row (left to right): Pte R Marriot, Pte J W Hollingsworth, Pte F Denton, Pte W T Booley, Pte J Jackson, Pte A J Twaite, Pte H Scott.
Second row: Pte J Poll, Pte R Williamson, Pte J Genders, Pte G H Munton, Pte M S Garner, Pte C White, Pte F Gent, Pte J G Marriott, Pte B Tann, Pte J T Fovargue.
Third row: Lance Corpl J T Mashford, Sergt A Clarke, CSM J Playle, CSM G Hipple, Sgt JJ Goodge, Lance Corpl A H Drawater, Lance Corpl N Blackburn.
Seated: Pte Cook, Pte A E Clarke, Pte J Munton, Pte T Hines with ‘Poacher’ the dog.