Soldier – Biggs W.– Wounded in Arm

October 1918

Mexborough and Swinton Times October 12, 1918

Lance Cpl William Biggs

Mrs William Biggs, Three Horseshoes Inn, Low Road, Conisbrough, was informed last Thursday, that her husband, Lance Cpl William Biggs, had been wounded in the arm whilst on active service in France.

Lance Corporal Briggs is now a patient in the second general hospital, Seedly, Manchester.

He was formerly a well-known. Mexborough sprint runner, and holds several trophies won on the track.