John Graham

JOHN GRAHAM

This biography was written by Victoria Doran.

Jack Graham was, to my knowledge, the only internationally renowned man amongst the names on Grange Hill War Memorial. His prowess as an amateur golfer earned him an obituary in the New York Times as well as many other publications.

Jack came from an extremely wealthy family with deep west of Scotland Presbyterian roots.

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Jack’s photograph that hangs in the Royal Liverpool Golf Club clubhouse

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Leslie Finlay Dun

LESLIE FINLAY DUN

This biography was written by Victoria Doran.

Leslie Dun was a well educated middle class young man from a Scottish background with a strong golfing connection, who died due to one lucky German shell strike during an otherwise rather quiet period on the Western Front.

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George Hindley

GEORGE HINDLEY

This biography was written by Victoria Doran.

George was a West Kirby lad born and bred for many generations, who enlisted early in the War, but was discharged as unfit for service within weeks. He was, however, classified A when conscripted in 1917.

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Private George Hindley from Birkenhead News of 28 September 1918 Continue reading