Aireborough Historical Society

West Riding Homeguard 30th Battalion (D of W)

Homeguard

Title
30th Battalion (D of W) West Riding Homeguard
Date Undated
Location Yeadon
Photo ID
C090
Comment
30th Battalion of the Duke of Wellingtons West Riding Home Guard, these are the Battalion Officers in front of Yeadon Town Hall.
Back Row   Lieut.E Clapham   2nd Lieut. S Walker    Lieut. S Cooper   Lieut. D R Barker    Lieut. J Shaw    Lieut. R Thompson  Lieut. F Bradley   2nd Lieut. W G Ayrey    2nd Lieut.L J Hearn    Lieut. N C West

4th Row  Lieut. T H Biddle    Lieut. J Mc Glenn     Lieut. W K Truesdale   Lieut. R N Waterhouse    Lieut. S Knowles  2nd Lieut. B Speight   2nd Lieut. R Wagstaff     Lieut. W R Child     Lieut. G W C Barlow    2nd Lieut. C R Walker    
2nd Lieut. W R Butterfield     2nd Lieut. F Waters

3rd Row  Lieut. J H Milnes    Lieut.A G Dove       Lieut.R Brook    Lieut. F Helstrip        Lieut. T C Whitelock    Lieut. G W Hesp  Lieut. H B Waugh     2nd Lieut. E Cunliffe       2nd Lieut. F G Allerton     Lieut.W O Westcott      2nd Lieut. F Denison  
Lieut. L I Wadsworth     2nd Lieut. G H Glover

2nd Row   Lieut. B Herron    Capt. G Rawnsley MM    Lieut. A W Lister     Lieut. G D Hinds    Capt. J H Driver    Capt. W D Murray  Capt. F W Garnett     Capt. H Gee      Capt T Hunter    Capt. A Massheder    Lieut. W A Chadwick    Lieut. E A D Paul  
Lieut. G Wilson

Front Row   Capt. E E Millward OBE      Capt. G H Shipley     Capt. A N Wilson     Major R Hutchinson      Major H C Pilley   Major W V Kerr     Major T P W Rogers MC 2nd in Command    LIeut. Col. R Grimshaw JP OBE  Battalion Commander
Major  C B Burns   Major J G Chambers      Major  J Atkinson     Major A E Gray     Capt. F Brown MM      Capt. G H Sanderson   Capt. J E Gent
 

teleg
teleg
I was in the Home Guard when Major Chambers a local Bank manager and Capt. Gent were officers(shades of "Dads Army")
27 June 2013
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