Lest We Forget - 11 November 2020

Lest We Forget – 11 November 2020

Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth countries since the end of World War I to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. This day, or alternative […]

Frank Calvin Dailey (1917) - World War 2

Frank Calvin Dailey (1917) – World War 2

Frank Calvin Dailey (1917) was born in Wadsworth, Ohio, the son of Forrest Oliver Dailey (1883) and Florence M Williams. He was drafted into the US Armed Forces at Medina, Ohio in 1940. He subsequently enlisted into the US Armed Forces in 1941 at Cleveland, […]

Howard Denton Dailey (1908) - World War 2

Howard Denton Dailey (1908) – World War 2

Howard Denton Dailey (1908) was born in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, the son of Forrest Oliver Dailey (1883) and Florence M Williams. He was drafted into the US Armed Forces at Medina, Ohio in 1940. He subsequently enlisted into the US Armed Forces in 1942 at […]

Forrest Oliver Dailey (1883) - World War 2

Forrest Oliver Dailey (1883) – World War 2

Forrest Oliver Dailey (1883) was born in Medina County, Ohio, the son of Calvin William Dailey (1861) and Ellen (Nellie) Vigar. He was drafted into the US Armed Forces in 1942 at Medina, Ohio. Recorded as having an artificial right eye, so not sure whether […]

Alan Stanley White (1925) - World War 2

Alan Stanley White (1925) – World War 2

Alan Stanley White (1925) was born in Berthoud, Colorado, the son of Stanley Eugene White (1906) and Marie Minerva Soderberg. He was drafted into the US Armed Forces in 1944 at El Paso, Texas. Killed in action in the Pacific Area in 1944. Awarded the […]

Frederick Stephen Clowes (1915) - World War 2

Frederick Stephen Clowes (1915) – World War 2

Frederick Stephen Clowes (1915) was born in Marylebone, Londonthe son of Harold Robert Clowes (1885) and Gertrude Alice Maud Leggett. He saw active service in the 3rd Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery as a Gunner during World War II. He was captured by the Japanese […]

Henry Nelson Clowes (1911) - World War 2

Henry Nelson Clowes (1911) – World War 2

Henry Nelson Clowes (1911) was born in Derbyshire, England the son of Ernest William Clowes (1869) and Blanche Littleton. He saw active service in the 2nd Batallion Scots Guards in North West Europe during World War II, achieving the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel and was awarded […]

Lest We Forget - 11 November 2019

Lest We Forget – 11 November 2019

Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth countries since the end of World War I to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. This day, or alternative […]

Lest We Forget - 11 November 2018

Lest We Forget – 11 November 2018

Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth countries since the end of World War I to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. This day, or alternative […]