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The News and Star
Carlisle widow still living with the human cost of Iraqthe Chilcot report has to be viewed with a necessary professional detachment.
Carlisle widow still living with the human cost of Iraq
The News and Star / Posted 19 days ago
the Chilcot report has to be viewed with a necessary professional detachment. Luke Reeson is a 28-year-old Duke of Lancaster Regiment corporal, who served in Iraq,took four bullets while serving in Afghanistan. Recalling his four months in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Remembered: The Mersey heroes who died in Iraqproviding cover for. Adam Smith and Mark TaylorAdam Smith who died in Iraq whi
Remembered: The Mersey heroes who died in Iraq
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
providing cover for. Adam Smith and Mark TaylorAdam Smith who died in Iraq whilst serving with the 2nd Batallion Duke of Lancaster regiment. Adam(right) with brother Mark Also killed during the conflict was Kingsman Adam Smith, 19, who was... Read more
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chad
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorialstanding around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorial
chad / Posted 24 days ago
standing around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the Barnsley Pals of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment who fell on the first day, were remembered - the likes of three brothers Fred Walker, aged 35, Ernest, 33,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Somme service sees teenagers stand by the graves of the fallen as symbol of hopedefences. Private Sean Fendley, of the Yorkshire Regiment, read out a letter b
Somme service sees teenagers stand by the graves of the fallen as symbol of hope
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
defences. Private Sean Fendley, of the Yorkshire Regiment, read out a letter by Private Donald Cameron, of the York and Lancaster Regiment, which described how hundreds “dropped like ninepins” that awful day. Read More Prince Charles, the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorialstanding around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorial
Derbyshire Times / Posted 25 days ago
standing around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the Barnsley Pals of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment who fell on the first day, were remembered - the likes of three brothers Fred Walker, aged 35, Ernest, 33,... Read more
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Wakefield Today
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorialstanding around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the
VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorial
Wakefield Today / Posted 25 days ago
standing around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the Barnsley Pals of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment who fell on the first day, were remembered - the likes of three brothers Fred Walker, aged 35, Ernest, 33,... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals return home in unique art work unveiled at Somme centenary servicestanding around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the
360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals return home in unique art work unveiled at Somme centenary service
Derbyshire Times / Posted 25 days ago
standing around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the Barnsley Pals of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment who fell on the first day, were remembered - the likes of three brothers Fred Walker, aged 35, Ernest, 33,... Read more
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Wakefield Today
360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals return home in unique art work unveiled at Somme centenary servicestanding around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the
360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals return home in unique art work unveiled at Somme centenary service
Wakefield Today / Posted 25 days ago
standing around the war memorial lowered their standards in respect as the the Barnsley Pals of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment who fell on the first day, were remembered - the likes of three brothers Fred Walker, aged 35, Ernest, 33,... Read more
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25d
Manchester United
Manchester United tribute on 100th anniversary of Battle of the Sommewith Manchester United from October 1909 to June 1914 (7 apps, 1 goal). Served
Manchester United tribute on 100th anniversary of Battle of the Somme
Manchester United / Posted 25 days ago
with Manchester United from October 1909 to June 1914 (7 apps, 1 goal). Served in the 8th Battalion The King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) as a Private. Died of wounds 4 April 1916. Buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium. Oscar H.S.... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Remembered: Cumbria's dead from the first day of the Battle of the SommeE. Anderson, of 12 Park Avenue, Barrow. Pte William Lister, No. 12/1659, serve
Remembered: Cumbria's dead from the first day of the Battle of the Somme
Whitehaven News / Posted 25 days ago
E. Anderson, of 12 Park Avenue, Barrow. Pte William Lister, No. 12/1659, served with the 14th Battalion of the York and Lancaster Regiment and is named on the Thiepval Memorial to the missing. The 36-year-old was the son of Mrs Elizabeth Graham,... Read more
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The Barnsley Chronicle
Historic war flags in need of repairJane Ainsworth is on a mission to make sure people know about the standards of
Historic war flags in need of repair
The Barnsley Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
Jane Ainsworth is on a mission to make sure people know about the standards of the 13th and 14th York and Lancaster Regiment - the 1st and 2nd Barnsley Pals - which are in a glass display cabinet in St Mary’s Church in town. Jane... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Remembered: Cumbria's dead from the first day of the Battle of the SommeE. Anderson, of 12 Park Avenue, Barrow. Pte William Lister, No. 12/1659, serve
Remembered: Cumbria's dead from the first day of the Battle of the Somme
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 25 days ago
E. Anderson, of 12 Park Avenue, Barrow. Pte William Lister, No. 12/1659, served with the 14th Battalion of the York and Lancaster Regiment and is named on the Thiepval Memorial to the missing. The 36-year-old was the son of Mrs Elizabeth Graham,... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Somme: selected stories of the Irish deadof the most senior officers to be killed on the first day of the Battle of the
The Somme: selected stories of the Irish dead
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
of the most senior officers to be killed on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. He was in command of the 9th York and Lancaster Regiment. Addison retired from the army in 1908 at the rank of major but reenlisted during the war. He was... Read more
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International Business Times
Battle of the Somme centenary: Soldiers' letters and photos reveal horrors of First World War of mines were detonated under the German lines. And then the infantry assault b
Battle of the Somme centenary: Soldiers' letters and photos reveal horrors of First World War
International Business Times / Posted 27 days ago
of mines were detonated under the German lines. And then the infantry assault began. Private Frank Lindley, 14th York and Lancaster Regiment [2nd Barnsley Pals] wrote: "The birds were singing in the copses around. It was a beautiful day,... Read more
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express
Losses suffered by Pals brigades at Somme were 'not their fault'conscription Within the first two days of the battle, the Sheffield City Batta
Losses suffered by Pals brigades at Somme were 'not their fault'
express / Posted 27 days ago
conscription Within the first two days of the battle, the Sheffield City Battalion – 12th (Service) Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment – had 513 officers and men killed, wounded or missing with a further 75 slightly wounded. The picture was... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Battle of the Somme: Our fallen Liverpool heroeswhere some of the soldier's who fought in the battle of the Somme are buried.
Battle of the Somme: Our fallen Liverpool heroes
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
where some of the soldier's who fought in the battle of the Somme are buried. Captain Dart, who served with the York and Lancaster Regiment, had attained a Master of Arts from the University of Cambridge, and was 34 years old when he was... Read more
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The Barnsley Chronicle
Improvements made to Barnsley Pals memorialand about half of those were members of the two Barnsley Pals regiments - the 1
Improvements made to Barnsley Pals memorial
The Barnsley Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
and about half of those were members of the two Barnsley Pals regiments - the 13th and 14th Battalions of the York and Lancaster Regiment. The battle lasted until November and went on to claim an estimated 800 Barnsley men’s lives. Renowned... Read more
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Spalding Today
Open air service in Spalding has 7.30am start for Somme centenarySimson, killed in action in “the big push” that day. Lance-Corporal Simson is l
Open air service in Spalding has 7.30am start for Somme centenary
Spalding Today / Posted 30 days ago
Simson, killed in action in “the big push” that day. Lance-Corporal Simson is listed as serving with the York and Lancaster Regiment. A picture of a youthful looking Private Barfield, of The Lincolns, also features in an August... Read more
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express
Battle of Somme claimed some of Britain’s finest arts, science and sportsmenthe twitchers’ twitcher, and first to record several bird species in UK. Died a
Battle of Somme claimed some of Britain’s finest arts, science and sportsmen
express / Posted 30 days ago
the twitchers’ twitcher, and first to record several bird species in UK. Died aged 27. Sergeant William Streets, York & Lancaster Regiment Eldest of 12 children, unable to take up a place at grammar school due to poverty, Streets worked on the... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton celebrates Armed Forces Daylaying ceremony at 11am followed by a wreath laying at the cenotaph. The event
Bolton celebrates Armed Forces Day
Bolton News / Posted a month ago
laying ceremony at 11am followed by a wreath laying at the cenotaph. The event has also been attended by the Duke of Lancaster Regiment; 216 Battery Bolton Artillery; Bolton United Services Veterans Association (established 1906); Royal... Read more
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express
Horrors of the Somme revealed in new book of soldiers' letters and photosto be from the time when he first made up his mind to be a pirate when he grew
Horrors of the Somme revealed in new book of soldiers' letters and photos
express / Posted a month ago
to be from the time when he first made up his mind to be a pirate when he grew up. Private Frank Lindley, 14th York and Lancaster Regiment (Barnsley Pals) The Germans were waiting for us and when we attacked they cut us to ribbons, totally... Read more

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