The Fallen of St Mary's Parish Twickenham 1914-1918, by Jeremy and Sue Hamilton-Miller
Published by the Twickenham Local History Society, 132 pages. Paperback (N6587X1)
This book provides a fascinating record of men from in and around parts of Twickenham in South London who fought (and died) in the First World War and who are commemorated on the war memorial in the grounds of St Mary’s Church and on the Roll of Honour inside the church. There are 120 names in all and the book gives a moving account of these real people, their families, occupations and military careers. Chapters include:
The roll of Honour
The Football Battalions
Pre war occupations
The condition of the book is generally very good. The covers are clean and bright, the spine is tight and intact, and all pages are clean, unblemished and tightly bound. The first inside page has been clipped across the bottom right hand corner.