John Richard Lacey

JOHN RICHARD LACEY

This post was written by Victoria Doran.

John Richard Lacey was a former regular soldier who was recalled from the Reserve at the outbreak of war. His was the first death in action known from the area, but we only know about it from a single photograph.

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Robert Harold Williams

ROBERT HAROLD WILLIAMS

This post was written by Victoria Doran

Robert came from a family of mainly Welsh ancestry. He was probably brought up to family myths of some grandeur, which are not entirely accurate. He was almost certainly conscripted into the army when he reached the age of 18 in 1916.

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