Poppy Link

Wisbech war dead for 1917 Heritage weekend 2017

Cadets dress in ww1 uniforms at St Augustines 9 Sept 2017

Mrs Julie Spence [lord lieutenant of Cambridgeshire] won on the Tombola and she was very happy.

The hell of Passchendaele.

John Neville Dennis died in battle 1917 live in Monica Road Father was a solictor in the town.He was awarded military cross for gallantry.

Sept 8th 2017 The lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire Mrs Julie Spence and Steve Barclay MP. with three vetrons from Wisbech who all won the leigon of Honour. back road Mt R Sanderson.Mr J McIntosh.sitting is Mr G Fleming.

Mr & Mrs D Hogson Mr & Mrs D Hogson

Nigel with his collection of WW1 Atrefacts

Nigel with his collection of WW1 Atrefacts

wisbech Explorers

wisbech Explorers

Wisbech Army Cadets

Wisbech Army Cadets

Jan made this 1916 style wedding dress

Jan made this 1916 style wedding dress

more wedding dresses

more wedding dresses

wedding dresses at St Augustines

wedding dresses at St Augustines

Orchard School work of the Battle of the Somme and the Fens

Orchard School work of the Battle of the Somme and the Fens

Mayor of Wisbech Mr Gary Tibbs.

Mayor of Wisbech Mr Gary Tibbs.

Ann Mr Gary Tibbs and Jessie

Ann Mr Gary Tibbs and Jessie

Orchard School made a back drop of the going down of the sun and also decorated tow pilars in church with poppys made by the children.

Orchard School made a backdrop of the going down of the sun and also decorated two pillars in church with poppies made by the children.

 competition photos on the pews

competition photos on the pews

Tom Doig.Amazing man can tell you all about your old photos

Tom Doig. Amazing man can tell you all about your old photos.

Felix Jackson from Camb regiment 1914 to 1919.so many local men who Felix has manage to research so much knowledge about this part of our history also lost of photos.

Felix Jackson from Cambs regiment 1914 to 1919. So many local men who Felix has managed to research so much knowledge about this part of our history also lots of photos.

Nigel and Lisa who has a very interesting collection of WW1 artifacts.Which they allowed the children to hold a first world rifle with a lots of help amazing....

Nigel and Lisa who have a very interesting collection of ww1 artefacts, they allowed the children to hold a first world war rifle.

Bridget Hunt from Wisbech family History Society.Such a lovely day with so much local knowledge.

Bridget Hunter from Wisbech family History Society. Such a lovely lady with so much local knowledge.

Martin Edwards from Roll of Honour.he spent the day with us and was able to talk to visitors and help them with there family tree searches.

Martin Edwards from Roll of Honour he spent the day with us and was able to talk to visitors and help them with their family tree searches.

Peckover school going down of the sun all in flowers made by the children.

Peckover school going down of the sun all in flowers made by the children.

Steve Barclay and Friends of St Augustines ladies.Always a pleasure to get the to speak to Steve who supported us from the very firs year.

Steve Barclay and Friends of St Augustine’s ladies. Always a pleasure to speak to Steve who supported us from the very first year.

Ramnoth and Nenne school work from WW1.there work was read by many and very emotional effect it had on us all.

Ramnoth and Nene school work from WW1. Their work was read by many and very emotional to us all.


st aug alter

Alter dressed for  ww1  centenary  Sept 2014.

 

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Orchard School entries for painting competition. You can see the poppy link hanging between the pillars.

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Lucille Carter judging the paintings.

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Ramnoth School painting entries. In the background you see the Poppy Link.

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WW1 Roll of Honour for Wisbech

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The Battle for Schwaben Redoubt by the Cambridgeshire Regiment.



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