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Walter Tull - World War I

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Walter Tull - World War I

Postby ksouthall » Mon Aug 11, 2014 8:39 pm

For anyone researching World War I ancestors, you may be interested in the following stories about two WWI soldiers:-

Walter Tull - served in the Footballers' Battalion of the Middlesex Regiment


Frederick "Clegg" Kelly - the Olympic rowing champion and one of the country's leading composers.

I heard the Walter Tull story on Radio 5 Live on Saturday. It was very moving and was really well told by Clarke Carlisle and the historian, John Cooksey.

You can listen to the stories by linking to the following:-
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