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World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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  • William Charles Bright (1896 - 1963)
    World War I Enlistment Age: 19 Regimental Number: 816 Other Regimental Numbers: 506122 Regiment Name: Royal Engineers Form Title: Territorial Force Attestation
  • Brigadier Thomas Grainger-Stewart, CB, MC (1896 - 1979)
    From (subscription needed) First Name: Thomas Grainger Initials: T Surname: Stewart Nationality: British Rank: Temporary 2nd Lieutenant Gallantry Awards: Military Cross Award Deta...
  • Gerald Beaumont (1878 - 1933)
    From - (attached) "When war broke out my father [George] enlisted at once and the Pater [his father Herbert] invited my mother to bring her three children and run Hatfeild. The latter proved an adm...
  • Lieutenant Albany Kennett Charlesworth, MC (1892 - 1945)
    Albany Kennett Charlesworth MC Born 1892 Chelsea Son of Albany Hawke Charlesworth and Eleanor C. Bayley Died Feb 1 1945 - Barney was killed in an air accident when on his way to the Yalta Confe...
  • Leonard Sawyer, DSO (1895 - 1960)

Veterans and Survivors of World War I

Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009

This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project.

veteran - noun

  1. - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a veteran of many sports competitions.
  2. - a person who has served in a military force, especially one who has fought in a war:

For the fallen there is another project: World War I - Casualties

See also World War I - The Last Veterans (Global)

Please link any relevant GENi profiles to this project.

If you have interesting anecdotes, information or details you would like to share here please do - you will need to join the project to do so.