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Sorry I've not posted for quite a long time
This is a cropped photograph that I have of some members of the 1st Birmingham Battalion (14th Royal Warwickshire) on the platform of Sutton Park Station with family and friends prior to the battalion's departure to continue their training at...
in the 1918 absent voters book there is a Cecil Aldridge A1298 serving in the 20th Bn KRRC with the address 2 back 25 Bristol Street. The photo above looks like a pre-war Territorial Camp so he may have decided to join another regiment during the war. I found no Cecil Edward Aldridge serving in...
One evening, ere the final fall of dark,
I walk'd awhile alone in Sutton Park
And view'd, with pleasure subtly mixed with pain,
The old familiar land-marks once again.
There, there before my memory-clouded eyes,
I saw the shades of yesterday arise.
Beneath the pallid summer-evening moon...