Soldiers and Sailor – Bagshaws, Jesse, Alec and Walter (pictures)

June 1915

We reproduce photographs of the three sons of Mr and Mrs G Bagshaw, of 24, Sheffield Road, Conisbrough.

Bagshaw Walter

Walter Bagshaw,

the youngest, a member of the Royal Naval division was slightly wounded in the leg during a recent engagement in the Dardanelles.

Bagshaw Jesse

Private Jess Bagshaw,

of the third York and Lancaster’s, is the eldest son, and has seen seven and a half years service in India. He is at present engaged on home defence work in England, and says that at the end of the war he will come home for good.

Bagshaw Alec

Bombardier Alec Bagshaw

is in the 33rd Siege Battery, R.F.A.and is now in camp in Kent