Campaign medals 3

The 1914 Star (also known as ‘Pip’) was authorised under Special Army Order no. 350 in November 1917 and by an Admiralty Fleet Order in 1918, for award to officers and men of the British and Indian Expeditionary Forces who …

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Nantwich Guardian 9 April 1915

Report in the Nantwich Guardian 9th April 1915 regarding the death of John Roden “Soldier killed in action – the village of Wrenbury mourns the death of a gallant soldier in the person of Private John Roden, King’s Own Royal …

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John Roden

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details Born in Nantwich, Cheshire. Military Details Regiment : 2nd Battalion King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) Rank : Private Service Number : 9721 Killed in action; France 20th February 1915 (age unknown) CommemoratedYpres (Menin Gate) Memorial Image provided by Commonwealth War …

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