Second World War
7th Battalion, King's Own,
Major Devonshire's Album - page
Company soccer team, 7th Battalion, Lahore, 1943.
Back row, left to right, Lance Sergeant W Irwin, Privates Seddon, Fleet,
Graham, Sergeant Mulholland, Company Sergeant Major J Farghar.
Seated, Corporal G Robinson, Corporal J Ashworth (played professional
football for Halifax), Lieutenant Jenkins (played professional football
for Blackpool) and Private A Hudson (played for Fulham).
Front row, Lieutenant H Rawcliffe (played for Blackburn) and Colour
Sergeant Stan Eastham (played for Blackpool and Burnley).
Accession Number KO2105/04
'A' Company soccer team, 7th Battalion, Lahore, 1943.
Accession Number KO2105/10
Photo of some of my Company in front of a 'basha' we
built in the jungle in southern India, 1945.
Back row, Major J W Devonshire, Colour Sergeant G Hone, Private H Lockwood
(Major Devonshire's batman).
Standing row, left to right, Lieutenant F Thompson, Captain S Islay
Martin, Lieutenant B A Green, Private C Mason, Company Sergeant Major
Meechan and Sergeant W Mulholland.
Kneeling row, Privates G Russell, A Osbaldeston, W Cash, and Corporal
Front row, Privates E Preston, Robinson and C Noble.
Accession Number KO2105/08
7th Battalion, King's Own, Major
Devonshire's Album - page one
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