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SBYRW : 32248

2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of a group of soldiers carrying out fatigue duties in South Africa during the Boer War 1899 ? 1901. It is entitled ?Navvies at Work?. and shows, from left to right, Private Hobson, Private Glazebrook, Private Sturgess, Private Haynes, Corporal O?Connell, Sergeant Vockins, Private Weston, Private Spencer, Private Challis, Private Bowles, Private Holland, Private Whiteing, Private Midwinter. [Later in life Sergeant Vockins became the caretaker of the Drill Hall in Wokingham]

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SBYRW : 35753

Newbury Company, Berkshire Home Guard - A black and white digital group image of the Welford Park Platoon at the front of Welford House. (Rear Row L to R) Privates L. Smith, S. Fisher, C. Allen, Percy Sampson, G. Sprules, H. Sprules, J. Smith, J. Shaw Jack Lookern, E. Herbert. ((middle row L to R) Privates J. Birch, F. Sprules, H. Sheppard J. Brooks, H. Brooks, H. Hunt B. Hillier, G. Martin, F. Perris, G. Gilbert. (Sat L to R) Privates J. Vockins, R. Woodley, E. Birch, Major Hublin, W. Sheppard, C . Birch, E. Haines, B. Smith. Most if not all these men would have been employed on the estate.

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SBYRW : 51011

8th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Private A.E. Vockins from Stockcross, Near Newbury who was wounded in 1916. 

Person(s): Vockins, A E, Private;

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SBYRW : 7689

4th [Reserve] Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photo of a Signallers Group in Dublin in 1918 . Rear row L to R, Private W.E. Wheeler, Private H. Duddell, Lance Corporal F.J. Carter, Lance Corporal E. Smith, Private L T Bolt, Private H G Read, Private A E Wall, [2nd Row L to R) Privates G. Wrentmore, J M, Gautier, W. Smith, G. Thorner, H. Kirk, P.G. Holman, H.G. Locke, S.D. Horman, S.G. Chainey, W. Sargent, A.H. Taylor, W.F. Andrews. [3rd row L to R] Privates F.O. White, A.T. White, H.H. Austin, H.G. White, A.T. Goadby, H.J. Bread, R.W. Farwell, J.M. Muir, T.H. Corpnty. (Front Row L to R) Private A.E. Vockins, Private B. Robinson, Corporal F. Braund, Sergeant E. Dixon, Captain and Adjutant C. Notley, Lieutenant F.J. Baylis (OC Signals), Corporal L.J. Hall, Lance Corporal H.W. Palmer, Private H.W. Cooke, Private R.W. Bryant.

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