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Durham Light Infantry Records

Reference: D/DLI 7

Catalogue Title: Durham Light Infantry Records

Area: Catalogue

Category: Antiquarian and Composite Records

Description: Individual Soldiers - surnames B: Ba

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Durham Light Infantry Records
Captain John Carter 'Jack' BAILEY (Ref: Bailey D/DLI 7/34/1)
Captain John Carter 'Jack' BAILEY (Ref: Bailey D/DLI 7/34/2)
843466 Company Sergeant-Major Robert BAINBRIDGE, D.C.M. (Ref: Bainbridge D/DLI 7/36/1-2)
4444924 Sergeant Stanley BAINBRIDGE (Ref: Bainbridge D/DLI 7/37/1-2)
Private Jack BAINES (Ref: Baines D/DLI 7/818/1-4)
4458466 Private Gordon William BAMBER (Ref: Bamber D/DLI 7/38/1-10)
10062 Lieutenant William BANKS (Ref: Banks D/DLI 7/819/1-4)
[2909 with 8 DLI] Lieutenant William BANNERMAN, M.C. (Ref: Bannerman D/DLI 7/39/1-16)
9/2490 [326005] Regimental Sergeant-Major Edward BAPTIST (Ref: Baptist D/DLI 7/40/1-3)
8/2961 [24313 MGC] Sergeant John BARCLAY (Ref: Barclay D/DLI 7/41/1-4)
18/918 Sergeant Joseph Wilfred BARKER, D.C.M. (Ref: Barker D/DLI 7/42/1-6)
Lance-Corporal S. BARKER (Ref: Barker D/DLI 7/1006/1-2)
4079390 Private Edward Albert BARNES (Ref: Barnes D/DLI 7/43/1-3)
11884 Sergeant Alfred BARNES (Ref: Barnes D/DLI 7/820/1-2)
J. K. BARNETT (Ref: Barnett D/DLI 7/44/1)
Lieutenant Bernard Cecil BARRANS (Ref: Barrans D/DLI 7/45/1-5)
Second Lieutenant William Hillhouse BARRASS (Ref: Barrass D/DLI 7/46/1-25)
397 Private John BARRETT (Ref: Barrett D/DLI 7/47/1-5)
4439292 Trooper William Blyth BARRON (Ref: Barron D/DLI 7/48/1-50)
3282 [250363] Private Charles Edward Cooper BASHAM (Ref: Basham D/DLI 7/49/1)
14574609 Private Alfred Henry BATE (Ref: Bate D/DLI 7/821/1-9)
47036 Private John James BATLEY (Ref: Batley D/DLI 7/50/1-2)
Captain Henry Lumsden BATTISCOMBE (Ref: Battiscombe D/DLI 7/822/1)
22400 Private Michael BATTLE (Ref: Battle D/DLI 7/823/1)
20/843 Lance-Corporal John Christopher BATY (Ref: Baty D/DLI 7/51/1-3)
4587 Colour-Sergeant Ernest BAUGH (Ref: Baugh D/DLI 7/52/1-6)
4587 Colour-Sergeant Ernest BAUGH (Ref: Baugh D/DLI 7/52/7-16)

Catalogue Description

INDIVIDUAL SERVICEMEN OF THE DURHAM
LIGHT INFANTRY

Catalogue Contents

Captain John Carter 'Jack' BAILEY (Ref: Bailey D/DLI 7/34/1)

9th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Diary of 'Interpreter Jack' Bailey, detailing operations of the 9th Battalion in Germany, April - May 1945
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Captain John Carter 'Jack' BAILEY (Ref: Bailey D/DLI 7/34/2)

Additional record


Pocket book containing notes made by Captain J.C. Bailey, intelligence officer, at briefings concerning the operations of the 9th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry in Germany, 14 April - [29 April] 1945
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843466 Company Sergeant-Major Robert BAINBRIDGE, D.C.M. (Ref: Bainbridge D/DLI 7/36/1-2)

8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Ticket for the investiture of Sergeant-Major R. Bainbridge with the Distinguished Conduct Medal, 24 February 1942
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Newspaper photograph of Company Sergeant-Major R. Bainbridge, inspecting competitors in the standard-bearer competition of No. 6 Group of the British Legion, n.d., [1960s]
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4444924 Sergeant Stanley BAINBRIDGE (Ref: Bainbridge D/DLI 7/37/1-2)

1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Photograph of No. 753 Special Constable S. Bainbridge, ex 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including, on reverse, an account of his career, 16 December 1971
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Photograph of Sergeant Stanley Bainbridge, ex 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Chelsea Pensioner, including, on reverse, a brief biography, 5 July 1972
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Private Jack BAINES (Ref: Baines D/DLI 7/818/1-4)

2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry
Enlisted 1926; died 1989


Group photograph of the football team and officers of the 2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Lahore Trades Cup, India, 1928
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Photograph of the hockey team of the 2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, and trophy, India, n.d. [1920s]
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Photograph of the boxing team of the 2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, winners of an unidentified trophy, India, n.d. [1920s]
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Group photograph of an unidentified company of the 2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, India, n.d. [1920s]
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4458466 Private Gordon William BAMBER (Ref: Bamber D/DLI 7/38/1-10)

11th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Soldier's release book of Private G.W. Bamber, 8 July 1946
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Letter from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, containing news and greetings, 24 March 1941
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Postcard from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, acknowledging receipt of a parcel, 24 March 1941
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Letter from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, containing news and greetings, 13 July 1941
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Postcard from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, acknowledging receipt of a parcel, 23 July 1941
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Letter from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, containing news and greetings, 7 September 1941
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Postcard from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to Mrs. Bamber, 15 Sylvania Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancashire, containing news and greetings, 12 April 1942
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Postcard from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to his mother, Mrs. Bamber, 68 Grange Road, West Kirby, Wirral, Cheshire, containing news and greetings, 6 September 1942
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Letter from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to his mother, Mrs. Bamber, 68 Grange Road, West Kirby, Wirral, Cheshire, containing news and greetings, 20 November 1943
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Letter from Private G.W. Bamber, prisoner of war no. 11103, Stalag VIII B, Germany, to his mother, Mrs. Bamber, 68 Grange Road, West Kirby, Wirral, Cheshire, containing news and greetings, 20 May 1944
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10062 Lieutenant William BANKS (Ref: Banks D/DLI 7/819/1-4)

11th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry
Residence Darlington; age 33 in 1917; a private in the Inns of Court Regiment before being commissioned into The Durham Light Infantry


Field message book of Cadet W. Banks, The Durham Light Infantry, 14th Officers' Cadet Battalion, Junior Cadet Officers' Training Corps, Netherfield, Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire, containing training course notes and a roll of the cadets attending the course, 6 February - 25 May 1917
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Embroidered silk postcard containing a floral design and card insert; sent to Miss Kathleen Banks, 9 Salisbury Terrace, Darlington, by her father, W. Banks, 17 September 1917
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Embroidered silk postcard of the Durham Light Infantry emblem, n.d. [1914 - 918]
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Embroidered silk postcard of the Royal Garrison Artillery emblem, n.d. [1914 - 1918]
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[2909 with 8 DLI] Lieutenant William BANNERMAN, M.C. (Ref: Bannerman D/DLI 7/39/1-16)

8th Battalion and 13th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
8th Battalion and 13th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 18 September 1914 - 30 December 1916; 13th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 25 July 1917 - 17 February 1919


Officer's record of services book of Lieutenant W. Bannerman, 30 June 1911 - 17 February 1919
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Note requesting [W. Bannerman] to report at the 8th Battalion Drill Hall, Durham, 17 September 1914
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Letter from Captain F.G. Harvey, officer commanding 'B' Company, 8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to W. Bannerman, ordering him to report to the Drill Hall, Durham, for medical inspection and attestation, 18 [September 1914]
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Combined leave and railway tickets of Lieutenant W. Bannerman from Darlington to France, and from Darlington to Italy, 12 - 29 December 1916, 9 June - 4 July 1918, 6 - 20 December 1918
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Field service vouchers and issue journal [of W. Bannerman], 4 July 1917
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Identification card of Second Lieutenant W. Bannerman, 29 January 1918
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Protection certificate of temporary Lieutenant W. Bannerman, 19 February 1919
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Letter from the War Office, London, to Lieutenant W. Bannerman, 64 Surtees Street, Darlington, informing him of his release from military duty, 1 April 1919
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Demobilisation gratuity statement of Lieutenant W. Bannerman, for service from May 1917 - February 1919, 30 April 1919
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Regulations for the pay and allowances of second lieutenants on first appointment, during mobilisation, to commissions in the Army, issued by the War Office, London, April 1917
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Regulations for the kits of dismounted services (Royal Garrison Artillery, Royal Engineers, Infantry and Army Service Corps) worn by officers, n.d., [1916]
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Postcard from Jean [Bannerman] to W. Bannerman with personal message, n.d., [1914 - 1919]
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Book of picture postcards of Armentières, France, n.d., [1914 - 1918]


Postcard photograph of a panoramic view of Armentieres, looking towards the Town Hall and St-Waast, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a panoramic view of Armentieres, looking towards Lille, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Republic Square, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of Armentieres Town Hall, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Market Square and St-Waast Church, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of St-Waast Church, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Church of Notre Dame of the Sacred Heart, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Saint Roch Church, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of 'The Circus' and Promenades Street, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Saint Jude Boarding School, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Poor's Sister's Hospital, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Civil Hospital, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the gateway to the Professional National School, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of Armentieres Station, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of Faidherbe Boulevard, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of people standing on Flanders' Bridge, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Latargette Bridge, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Nieppe Bridge, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Slaughter House's Bridge, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a view of the Old Erquingham Mill, Armentieres, taken in France, n.d.
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Photograph of Jean [Bannerman], September 1918
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Photograph of Jean [Bannerman], n.d., [September 1918]
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Certificate of membership of the National Union of Teachers of W. Bannerman, 8 November 1919
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9/2490 [326005] Regimental Sergeant-Major Edward BAPTIST (Ref: Baptist D/DLI 7/40/1-3)

1/9th Battalion and 2/9th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Temporary warrant, appointing Edward Baptist as a Warrant Officer, Class I, in the Territorial Force, 5 December 1919
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Fragment of a citation for Regimental Sergeant-Major Edward Baptist, 9 December 1919
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Photograph of an unidentified Regimental Sergeant-Major [possibly Edward Baptist] and a corporal, of The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1914 - 1918]
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8/2961 [24313 MGC] Sergeant John BARCLAY (Ref: Barclay D/DLI 7/41/1-4)

'B' Company, later 'A' Company, 8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
Joined 'B' Company, 8th Battalion, in 1914; 'B' Company later combined with 'A' Company; served in France from 1915; transferred to 151 Machine Gun Company; became Orderly Room Sergeant; died of Spanish influenza, 14 December 1918; buried Penrith Cemetery, Cumberland.


Pocket diary kept by John Barclay, on service with the 8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1915
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Pocket diary kept by John Barclay, on service with the 8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1916
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Pocket diary kept by John Barclay, on service with the 8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1917
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Biographical note describing Barclay's career, n.d., [20th c.]
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18/918 Sergeant Joseph Wilfred BARKER, D.C.M. (Ref: Barker D/DLI 7/42/1-6)

18th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
Born Darlington 1895; enlisted 5 September 1914; awarded Distinguished Conduct Medal after action at Plate Becque, France, on 19 July 1918; commissioned into the Royal Air Force after the war; served with the Royal Engineers during World War II; died 1970, aged 76. Medals in DLI Medal Collection.


Copy report of Corporal W. Barker's attendance at [XV] Corps Gas School, 30 May 1918
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Copy citation, describing how Sergeant W. Barker won the Distinguished Conduct Medal, 8 August 1918
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Copy memorandum from the Lieutenant-Colonel of the 18th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to Sergeant J.W. Barker, transmitting the Divisional Honour Badge, 12 October 1918
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Copy application form of Sergeant J.W. Barker for a commission in the Royal Air Force, 12 November 1918
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Copy declaration by Sergeant J.W. Barker, concerning his acceptance as an aviation candidate in the Royal Air Force, 12 November 1918
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Copy diary of Sergeant J.W. Barker, 17 January - 6 September 1916, March 1918
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Lance-Corporal S. BARKER (Ref: Barker D/DLI 7/1006/1-2)

1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry


Newspaper cutting from the Peking Chronicle concerning a football game between British and Italian teams, when the Durham Light Infantry team played the Italians for the first time in Peking, China, 29 November 1938 Includes photographs:


Photograph of spectators at the British-Italian football game; left to right: Lieutenant Waistall, British Guard Athletic Officer; Colonel John Marston, Commandant of the American Embassy Marine Guard; Mr. Dionisi of the Italian Guard; Commandant Del Greco of the Italian Embassy, and Miss Gerda Heiss, a guest, Peking, China, November 1938


Photograph of members of the British football team, including Lance-Corporal S. Barker, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, second left, back row, Peking, China, November 1938


Photograph of members of the Italian football team, Peking, China, November 1938
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Group photograph of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Jessfield Park, Shanghai, China, 1937 Includes: Lance-Corporal S. Barker, second row, eighth from left
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4079390 Private Edward Albert BARNES (Ref: Barnes D/DLI 7/43/1-3)

The Durham Light Infantry
Born 1919; enlisted 21 June 1939.


Soldier's service and pay book of [Private] E.A. Barnes, 29 January 1946
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Soldier's release book of [Private] E.A. Barnes, [- 31 January 1948]
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Printed letter enclosing medals, n.d., [1945]
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11884 Sergeant Alfred BARNES (Ref: Barnes D/DLI 7/820/1-2)

12th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry
Born Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland; enlisted Newcastle upon Tyne; residence Kirkbride, Carlisle, Cumberland; killed in action 29 July 1916


Letter from the Army Record Office No. 1, York, to accompany the 1914 - 1915 Star which would have been conferred on Sergeant A. Barnes, Durham Light Infantry, 21 April 1920
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Letter from the Army Record Office, York, to Mr. T. Barnes, to accompany the British War and Victory Medals which would have been conferred on Private A. Barnes, Durham Light Infantry, 20 December 1921
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J. K. BARNETT (Ref: Barnett D/DLI 7/44/1)

11th Battalion, later 9th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
Volunteered, March 1943, age 17 years; posted to 11th Battalion; assault training on the Isle of Bute, Scotland, November 1943; wounded at the battle of Rauray, France, 27 June 1944; posted to 9th Battalion, in Berlin, Germany, September 1945; on disbandment of 9th Battalion posted to 2nd Battalion, The Devonshire Regiment, March 1946.


Letter from J.K. Barnett, 70 Durfrey House, Elmington Estate, Camberwell, London, to Lieutenant-Colonel R.B. Humphreys, Regimental Secretary, requesting information about the officers and men who served with him at the battle of Rauray, France, including Lieutenant Johnson, and giving details of his service with the 11th and 9th Battalions, 10 August 1966
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Lieutenant Bernard Cecil BARRANS (Ref: Barrans D/DLI 7/45/1-5)

14th Battalion and 11th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Certificate appointing Bernard Cecil Barrans as a lieutenant in the Durham Light Infantry, 27 August 1922
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Copy birth certificate of Bernard Cecil Barrans, 18 August 1896; copy made, 12 June 1946
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Photograph of Bernard Cecil Barrans and, possibly, his wife, on first leave, 1940
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Photograph of the former Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, after his abdication, n.d., [after 1918]
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'History and Traditions of the Durham Light Infantry', n.d., [1937]
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Second Lieutenant William Hillhouse BARRASS (Ref: Barrass D/DLI 7/46/1-25)

6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, (attached to 2nd Battalion, The Northumberland Fusiliers)


Diary of W.H. Barrass, on the Salonica front, Greece, including cartoons and drawings, 25 October 1916 - 12 February 1917
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Diary of W.H. Barrass, on the Salonica front, Greece, including drawings and maps, 1918
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Pass allowing Second Lieutenant Barrass to go to Salonica, Greece, from 2 to 4 December 1917, 27 November 1917
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Telegram to the officers, concerning 'A', 'B', 'C' and 'D' Company, ordering them to parade and move off, 4 November 1918
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Letter from Private Hardy, Private Pounder and Private Amos, to [Second Lieutenant Barrass], asking for their sentences to be remitted so that they can have some leave to see their families, 30 June n.y. [1914 - 1918]
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Notes concerning equipment and provisions, May - June 1918
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The Balkan News, 1 January 1918
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Sketch of the view from 'No. 3 Bay B.L.I.' looking towards Mount Belashitza on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Sketch map of No. 8 Post Elisan, on the Salonica front, Greece, 1916 - 1917 No scale
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Sketch map of the trenches around Ernekoj, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918] No scale
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Map of the Butkova River and Mount Belashitza, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918] Scale: 1:50,000
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Sketch map of the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918] Scale: 1:375,000
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Photograph album of Second Lieutenant W.H. Barrass covering his service on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]


Photograph of a view of a port, taken on the Italian Riviera, c.1916


Photograph of Lieutenant F.G. Watts, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, throwing coins to children, taken at Likovan, Greece, c.1916- 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant G.G. Garrard [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in a camp, taken in Greece, c.1916


Photograph of Lieutenant F.G. Watts, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, throwing coins to children, taken at Likovan, Greece, c.1916- 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant F.G. Watts, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at a roadside, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant G.G. Garrard [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing on a hillside, taken in Greece, c.1916


Photograph of Lieutenant A. Parkin, 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing outside a house, taken at Ortiak, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a general and his staff observing a training exercise, taken in the Struma Valley, near the Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw, 'Billy', and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a house, taken at Orliak, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldiers of 'C' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] on a footpath through foothills in the Struma Valley, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billy', left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a house, taken at Orliak, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billy' [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a house, taken at Orliak, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenants J. Wardlaw, and A.W.K. Phillips [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], with a donkey, taken at Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] relaxing on a foothill, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918 Named officers comprise, Second-Lieutenant Patterson, Captain O.F.C. Carr-Ellison, Captain Appleyard, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] relaxing during a march, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: 'Billy', Jones, Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, Lieutenant J. Wardlaw


Photograph of soldiers [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] carrying their comrades across a tributary of the River Struma, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J.B. Wilson, Tyneside Scottish, left, and Captain J. Morlet, right [both attached to 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing outside a tent in a camp, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain J. Morlet, [attached to 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing near a house, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a house, taken at Barakli-Dzuma, Greece (?), c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, left, and Lieutenant A.W.K. Phillips, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] taking lunch in the Struma Valley, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Carr-Ellison [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a tent at a camp, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Carr-Ellison, and Lieutenants Phillips and Rodgers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] sitting on the veranda of a house, taken at Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Wardlaw, left, and Lieutenant Rodgers, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing outside a tent at a camp, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant K.D. Woodroffe [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] at a camp, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, taking a wash in a camp, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at the entrance to a tent in a camp, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a dwelling, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: Lieutenant Gill, Lieutenant Wardlaw, Captain Craig, Lieutenant A.W.K. Phillips


Photograph of Lieutenant Rodgers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] on horseback in the Struma Valley, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Rodgers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in the Struma Valley, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Carr-Ellison [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] going on leave, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of three steam locomotives on a railway track through open countryside [possibly taken in Greece], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Rodgers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in a camp, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at the entrance to a tent in a camp, taken near Kopriva, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Rodgers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] on horseback in a camp, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in a trench, taken at Todorova Rika, Bulgaria (?), c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing under the shade of a tree, taken in Greece, c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: Captain Craig, Lieutenant Wardlaw, Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, Muir, Lieutenant Rodgers, Redwood, Gardner


Photograph of officer 'Billie' [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in a trench in the Struma Valley, taken near Cuculuc, on the Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billie', left, and Lieutenant J. Wardlaw, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing on a foothill, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria (?), c.1916- 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Harrison, left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a trench in the Struma Valley, taken near Cuculuc, on the Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Clive-Smith, left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a trench in the Struma Valley, taken near Cuculuc, on the Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, in an observation post, looking through a telescope, taken near Cuculuc, on the Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] sitting on the steps of a house [possibly in Greece], c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: Lieutenant Pattison, Dodd, King, Captain 'Nat' Allgood


Photograph of Lieutenant Morgan, Pembrokeshire Hussars, standing on the outskirts of a village, taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] on the porch of a house, taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: Lieutenants G.G. Garrard, A.W.K. Phillips, and J. Wardlaw, Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, Captain O.F.C. Carr-Ellison


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, at 'Number 6 Post' in the Struma Valley, taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] with a donkey [possibly taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] relaxing in a village, taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph captioned Elisan in wet weather, showing a view of a swollen river, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldiers constructing an artillery bridge over the River Struma, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] with two donkeys, taken at Elisan, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918 Left to right: Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, Captain O.F.C. Carr-Ellison, Lieutenant J. Wardlaw


Photograph of a view of 'Number 3 Post', taken at Cuculuc, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of 'Number 3 Post', taken at Cuculuc, Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant A.W.K. Phillips, left, and officer Muir, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing by a building, taken at Orliak, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldier Temple [servant to Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass] with a donkey, taken in Greece/Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Dodd [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing by a hut, taken at Kopriva Bridge, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a church, taken at Cuculuc, Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Major Rushbroon [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] holding a fish, taken at Kopriva Bridge, Greece, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a swallow's nest in the dug-out of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass at 'Number 3 Post', taken near Cuculuc, Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of Kopriva Bridge on the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of Kopriva Bridge on the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the River Struma, taken on the Greek/Bulgarian border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, sitting on a rock ledge, taken in the Krusha Balkans [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a man diving into a river [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing by the side of a track, taken near Baile [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Craig, left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing by a bivouac [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Craig, left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], wearing topees, standing on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer Muir, left, and Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], sitting on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, in 'summer fighting kit', sitting on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billie' [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing on a plateau [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing in open countryside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of an officer standing near trees [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph captioned Krusha Balkans ¿, showing a view of a valley with Paprat in the distance, taken at Baile [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billie', left, and Lieutenant J.B. Wilson, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing on a plateau [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldiers on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant A.W.K. Phillips [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], on a hillside [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J.B. Wilson, Tyneside Scottish, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing near a trench, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph captioned Gas mask drill, showing a line of soldiers wearing gas masks [possibly taken near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing near a trench [possibly near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer Muir [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in open countryside [possibly near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw, left, and Captain Craig, right [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing near a dug-out [possibly near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing in open countryside [possibly near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, on a horse, Tiko, on a hillside [possibly near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant H.St.C. de L'Amie right [of, or attached to 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing near a trench, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph captioned My dugout, showing a view of a trench dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant J. Wardlaw [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing outside a dugout, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer Muir [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] standing in a dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at the entrance to a dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Morlet [of, or attached to, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] holding a horse, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of snow covered graves on a hillside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a snow covered hut [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, on a horse, Tiko, on a hillside [possibly taken near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two soldiers standing under a shelter at a camp [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a snow covered cemetery [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of an officer holding a spade, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the entrance to a snow covered hut [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two soldiers boxing at a camp, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing in snow covered open countryside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two soldiers boxing at a camp, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a valley [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, right, standing with two officers on snow covered hillside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, left, standing with an officer in snow covered open countryside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of an officer holding a horse [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of an officer standing on a snow covered hillside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a church, taken at Cuculuc, Greece/Bulgaria border, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, holding a dog at the entrance to a dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, right, standing with an officer on a plateau [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a lizard in an officer's hand [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at the entrance to a dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a line of soldiers wearing gas masks [possibly taken near Todorova, Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing beside a horse, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of an officer standing at the entrance to a dug-out, taken near Todorova, Bulgaria, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a dugout [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of officers resting on a hillside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a soldiers standing beside a hut [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing amid high reeds, holding a dog [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, left, standing with an officer at the entranced to a dugout [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, with two donkeys on a hillside track [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two officers looking out from a railway carriage [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing amid high reeds, [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two soldiers with two donkeys on a hillside track [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a soldier sitting by a hillside track [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two soldiers with two donkeys on a hillside track [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a valley [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of an open plain [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a camp and a mountain range [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a horse grazing near a building in open countryside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of open countryside and buildings by a bay [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of buildings with hills in the distance [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of the outskirts of a town [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of three soldiers with horses on a country track [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a soldier standing beside a giant cactus [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a promenade [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a railway track through a valley [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a street [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Fenwick, Officer Commanding 'B' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Wilson, 'B' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Dodd, Officer Commanding 'A' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a camp, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attached 'C' Company, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of officer 'Billie', 'B' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], sitting at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Fenwick, Officer Commanding 'B' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant K.D. Woodroffe, 'A' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant H.St.C. de L'Amie, 'D' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing outside a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant K.D. Woodroffe, of 'A' Company, [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers] left, and Captain Dodd, Officer Commanding 'A' Company, right, standing in a camp, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain Price, Officer Commanding 'D' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Griffiths, Transport Officer [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a camp, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Pattison, Adjutant [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a camp, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Gardner, Light Gun Officer [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Captain O.F.C. Carr-Ellison, Officer Commanding 'C' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing outside a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Girdlestone, 'D' Company [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Major Allen, Quartermaster [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of Lieutenant Jardine, Assistant Adjutant [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance of a tent, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a lieutenant and two other officers standing in a camp [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a valley through a mountain range [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a bridge over a river [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of open countryside [possibly taken from a railway carriage], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a convoy of army vehicles travelling along a road [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a building [possibly taken from a railway carriage], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldiers looking out from a railway carriage [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a building [possibly taken from a railway carriage], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken from a railway carriage [possibly in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a town [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a valley and mountain range [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a group of non-commissioned officers and soldiers [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing in a camp, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a path and snow covered buildings [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of two sergeants [possibly of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers], standing at the entrance to a dugout, c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of soldiers riding horses over open countryside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of three officers walking through a camp [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a bridge over a river [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a soldier standing by bushes on a hillside [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a bay with hills in the distance [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of two local men conversing in a street [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a mosque and ruined buildings [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a street of ruined buildings [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of ruined buildings in a town [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a castellated tower [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a town [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a local men, with mules, walking along a road [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of ruined buildings in a town [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918


Photograph of a view of a town, with a mosque in the distance [possibly taken in Bulgaria], c.1916 - 1918
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Photograph of Second Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, on the Salonica front, Greece, January 1918
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Photograph of Second Lieutenant W.H. Barrass, on the Salonica front, Greece, January 1918
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Photograph of [Second Lieutenant W.H. Barrass] in the Billie Trenches on Struma Valley near Cuculuc, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of Second Lieutenant W.H. Barrass and Captain Muir, on the Salonica front, Greece, August [1917]
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Photograph of Captain Muir, on the Salonica front, Greece, January 1918
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Photograph of Ekaterina, Greece, June 1918
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Photograph of the mountains from Bralo, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of the Stroma Valley from Feresl, looking east and south, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of Belashitza Plinina, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of a view taken on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of bomb damage, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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Photograph of a church, on the Salonica front, Greece, n.d., [1916 - 1918]
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397 Private John BARRETT (Ref: Barrett D/DLI 7/47/1-5)

2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, (formerly The Lothian Regiment)
Enlisted, 30 July 1881; transferred to Reserve, June 1887; discharged, 29 July 1893


Account book of John Barrett, 1881 - 1887 Includes: certificate of education, fourth class, 20 March 1884
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Reserve certificate of Private John Barrett, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, June 1887
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Discharge certificate of Private John Barrett, 29 July 1893
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Memorial card of Colour-Sergeant J. Fitzgerald, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 21 January 1885
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Poem entitled The Soldier's Request, n.d., [1881]
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4439292 Trooper William Blyth BARRON (Ref: Barron D/DLI 7/48/1-50)

7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 12 July 1929 - 8 December 1936; Anti-Aircraft Battalion, the Royal Engineers, 9 December 1936 - 31 July 1940; 47th Searchlight Regiment, the Royal Artillery, 1 August 1940 - 18 July 1942; Royal Armoured Corps, 19 July 1942 - 21 October 1945; [1st Lothians and Border Yeomanry, September 1944 - 8 May 1945]


Record of service of Trooper W.B. Barron, 12 July 1929 - 21 October 1945
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Soldier's service and pay book of Trooper W.B. Barron, 28 September 1939 - 27 July 1945
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Soldier's release book of Trooper W.B. Barron, 14 August - 10 October 1945
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Receipt for Trooper W.B. Barron's greatcoat, 14 August 1945
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Release showing the amount of war gratuity and post war credit deposited in the name of W.B. Barron in the Post Office Savings Bank, 6 September 1945
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Note stating that Trooper W.B. Barron is entitled to the 1939 - 1945 Star and the France and Germany Star, 7 August 1945
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Letters from Cavalry and Royal Artillery Corps Records, the Drill Hall, Barnet, Hertfordshire, to W.B. Barron, 7 Hendon Road, Sunderland, enclosing medals, clasps and ribbons, 25 October 1946 - 14 January 1947
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Note enclosing campaign stars, clasps and medals of W.B. Barron, n.d., [1946 - 1947]
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Instructions to the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to parade in marching order on 30 July 1922 and proceed to camp, 3 July 1922
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Programme of a British Legion concert held at the Whitley and Monkseaton Branch, Northumberland, and played by the band of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 September 1921
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Programme of music played by the band of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the Spa Gardens, [Ripon], Yorkshire, 8 August [1924]
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Programme of music played by the band of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Advertisement for instructors for the Army Cadet Force, n.d., [1944]
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Leaflet concerning pay, allowances, war gratuity and post war credits during release and overseas leave, n.d., [1945]
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Newspaper cuttings, concerning the death of Robinson Close, bandmaster of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d., [1934]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron in bandsman's uniform, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron in bandsman's uniform, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron in bandsman's uniform, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron in bandsman's uniform, and friends, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron and another unidentified soldier of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron and friends, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron and friends, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron and the band, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron, 12 March 1940
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron, 12 March 1940
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron and other band members, 2 December 1944
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron, December 1944
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron, December 1944
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron firing a rifle, 16 July 1945
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Photograph of Trooper W.B. Barron, n.d., [1944]
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Photograph of [Private] E.M. Benson, [7th] Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d., [ ]
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Photograph of members of the band of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and unnamed officers and women, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, possibly including Trooper W.B. Barron, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, possibly including Trooper W.B. Barron, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, including Trooper W.B. Barron, top row, second from right, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, including Trooper W.B. Barron, possibly second row, third from right, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, including Trooper W.B. Barron, possibly second row, third from right, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry band, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photograph of soldiers of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the march, preceded by the band, n.d., [1914 - 1918]
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Photograph of soldiers of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the march, preceded by the band, n.d., [1914 - 1918]
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Photograph of soldiers of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching down High Skillgate, [Ripon, Yorkshire], preceded by the band, n.d., [1914 - 1918]
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Photograph of soldiers of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching down High Skillgate, [Ripon, Yorkshire], preceded by the band, n.d., [1914 - 1918]
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Photograph of soldiers of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, probably including Trooper W.B. Barron, and two unidentified women, n.d., [1929 - 1936]
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Photocopy of two photographs of the [7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] band, marching down Fawcett Street, Sunderland, n.d., [early 20th c.]


Photocopy of a photograph of the band of the 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching down Fawcett Street, taken in Sunderland, n.d.


Photocopy of a photograph of a view of Fawcett Street, Sunderland, n.d.
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Negative of a photograph similar to D/DLI 7/48/43 - 44, n.d., [early 20th c.]
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Group photograph of the inmates of Sunderland Orphan Asylum on holiday at Barnard Castle, August - September 1921
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Group photograph, possibly of the inmates of Sunderland Orphan Asylum, n.d., [1921]
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Photograph of 'the orphanage band', [of Sunderland Orphan Asylum] including bandmaster, Robert Close, of The Durham Light Infantry, and W.B. Barron, aged 14, n.d. [1921 - 1922]
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Photograph of 'the orphanage band', [of Sunderland Orphan Asylum] including bandmaster, Robert Close, of The Durham Light Infantry, and W.B. Barron, aged 14, n.d. [1921 - 1922]
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Group photograph of cub scouts, n.d., [1920s]
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3282 [250363] Private Charles Edward Cooper BASHAM (Ref: Basham D/DLI 7/49/1)

6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Printed letter from King George V to Private C.E. Basham, on his release from Prisoner of war camp, 1918
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14574609 Private Alfred Henry BATE (Ref: Bate D/DLI 7/821/1-9)

2nd Battalion The Durham Light Infantry
Born 18 January 1911; residence Whickham; enlisted into General Service Corps, Brancepeth 1 April 1943; transferred to The Durham Light Infantry 13 May 1943; discharged 5 December 1946; served in British Liberation Army; served as bandsman from 31 May 1943.


Soldier's service and pay book of Private Alfred Henry Bate, 1943 - 1946
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Certificate of registration of Alfred Henry Bate under the National Service (Armed Forces) Act, 1939, n.d. [ c.1940]
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Grade card of Alfred Henry Bate, examined at Newcastle upon Tyne Medical Board No. 5, 16 July 1940
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Enlistment notice issued to Alfred Henry Bate, 1 Broadpool Green, Broom Lane, Whickham, 22 March 1943
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Record of service card of Private Alfred Henry Bate, from 1 April 1943 to 5 December 1946, 8 October 1946
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Soldier's release book of Bandsman Alfred Henry Bate, The Durham Light Infantry, No. 4 Infantry Training Centre, Brancepeth, 23 September 1946
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Order of ceremonial for the ceremony of the honouring of The Durham Light Infantry by the City of Durham, 15 March 1944 Includes: the signatures of members of The Durham Light Infantry band
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Army message from Headquarters announcing the unconditional surrender of German Forces in Europe to the Allied Expeditionary Force and to the Soviet High Command, 7 May 1945 This message was received in the Orderly Room [Brancepeth Castle] by J. Sowerby at 12 noon
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Group photograph of the band of The Durham Light Infantry, on stage in an unidentified hall, no location, n.d. [1943 - 1946]
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47036 Private John James BATLEY (Ref: Batley D/DLI 7/50/1-2)

15th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, (formerly 75946 The West Yorkshire Regiment)
Born Bradford, Yorkshire; enlisted Bradford, Yorkshire; killed in action, 23 October 1918.


Memorial scroll of Private J.J. Batley, n.d., [1919]
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Message from King George V to accompany the memorial scroll, n.d., [1919]
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Captain Henry Lumsden BATTISCOMBE (Ref: Battiscombe D/DLI 7/822/1)

68th, or Durham, Light Infantry
Entry in McGregor; born 18 August 1835; served in the Crimean War 1954 - 1855


Christliches Gesangbuch fur die evangelischen Gemeinden in Sudlichen Ruszland , Stuttgart, Germany, 1841 This Protestant hymn book, belonging to Louise Rogestwensky, was taken by Captain H.L. Battiscombe, 68th Light Infantry, at the fall of Sebastopol, Crimea, 1855
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22400 Private Michael BATTLE (Ref: Battle D/DLI 7/823/1)

15th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry
Born c. November 1879; enlisted West Hartlepool 3 December 1914; discharged 14 August 1915


Certificate of discharge of Private Michael Battle, 15th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, as medically unfit for further service, Witley Camp North, Surrey, 14 August 1915
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20/843 Lance-Corporal John Christopher BATY (Ref: Baty D/DLI 7/51/1-3)

20th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
Born Stanhope; residence Rookhope; enlisted Bishop Auckland; killed in action, 1 October 1916.


Memorial scroll of Lance-Corporal John Chrisopher Baty, n.d., [1919]
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Two printed notes from King George V accompanying a memorial of a brave life given for others in the Great War, n.d., [1919]
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Letter from the [Army] Record Office, York, to [Mr. J. Baty, Eastgate], transmitting the British War Medal which would have been conferred upon Private J.C. Baty, 25 November 1920
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4587 Colour-Sergeant Ernest BAUGH (Ref: Baugh D/DLI 7/52/1-6)

1st Battalion, 2nd Battalion, and 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry
Born Woodside, Croydon, Surrey, 29 April 1874; occupation photographer; enlisted for The Durham Light Infantry at Kingston on Thames, Surrey, age 18 years 3 months, on 19 July 1892; promoted Sergeant 22 April 1898, Colour-Sergeant 14 July 1899; served in South Africa 1899-1900; wounded 5 February 1900 at Vaal Krantz; in 2nd Battalion 1903; discharged from 6th Battalion 30 June 1913. Medals in DLI Medal Collection.


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Baugh, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winner of 1st Army Corps Challenge Cup, Aldershot, Hampshire,standing beside a table of trophies, 1903
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Poem entitled 'Heroes of the D.L.I.', n.d., [1914 - 1918]
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Photograph of two wounded soldiers standing in the opening of a tent, n.d. [1899 - 1902]
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Group photograph of sergeants and officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d., [late 19th or early 20th c.]
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Group photograph, named, of soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, entitled 'The Last Roll Call', 19 February 1913
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Group photograph of soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1914 - 1918]
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4587 Colour-Sergeant Ernest BAUGH (Ref: Baugh D/DLI 7/52/7-16)

Additional records


Account book of 4587 Ernest Baugh, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1892 - 1906 Includes: certificates of army education
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Mounted infantry certificate of Lance-Sergeant Ernest Baugh, 1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry, Aldershot, Hampshire, 16 September 1896
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Certificate of discharge of Colour-Sergeant Ernest Baugh, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 30 June 1913
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Newspaper cutting concerning the Rifle Championships held at No. 1 Range, Ash [Surrey], and the presentation of the challenge cup and silver cup to Colour-Sergeant Ernest Baugh, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [ c.1903] Includes: photograph of Colour-Sergeant Baugh standing beside two silver trophies
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Letter from the Secretary of the Board of Control of Regimental Institutes, Millbank House, Westminster, London, to Mr. E. Baugh, The Rifle Range, Whitburn, concerning the addition of his name to the list of firms authorised to conduct Regimental Institutes, 2 September 1915
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Memorandum of agreement between the Secretary of State for the War Department and Ernest Baugh for the management of the Regimental Institute at Whitburn Musketry Camp, 26 July 1916
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Pass for Mrs. E. Baugh, resident of Mill Cottage, Whitburn, to proceed along the Whitburn Roker Sunderland Road, issued by Whitburn Musketry Camp, 1 December 1915
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Photograph of Sergeant Ernest Baugh, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1898 - 1899]
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Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Ernest Baugh and his family, n.d. [ c. 1902]
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Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Ernest Baugh and his family seated outside a tent at an unidentified army camp, n.d. [ c.1906 - 1908]
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