, SPALDING, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
BORN HULL 1898. ENLISTED LINCOLN. Son of William and Betsy Prestwood; husband of Elsie Alice Prestwood, of Gosberton, Risegate, Spalding.
, SPALDING, LINCOLNSHIRE, UK
BORN HULL 1891. TRUE NAME WAS "GOODWIN". SERVED AS "SIMPSON". HE LIVED IN SPALDING, LINCS. ONLY SON OF ROBERT ANDREW GOODWIN AND ANNIE SHORES (1860-1895), OF YEW TREE FARM, SPALDING. HAD TWO SISTERS ACCORDING TO ARMY RECORDS. A FARM LABOURER. HE ENLISTED AT GRIMSBY, UNDER THE NAME "SIMPSON". JOINING THE LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT, ON 10/11/19 […]
WATER END, SPALDING, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
Thomas Wiles was born on the 4th of June 1895 in Holme upon Spalding Moor, Yorkshire. In 1911 he still lived with his parents at Water End and was a farm labourer. On September 28th 1914 Thomas Wiles leaves the village to join the East Yorkshire Regiment in Hull as Private Thomas Wiles service number 12/706. He fIrst served in Egypt and […]