30th Aug 2017

Finding More Family Members

These lovely ladies are the niece, and great nieces, of Private John Gault who signed the visitors’ books in June 1916.  John was from Lossiemouth and served with the Seaforth Highlanders.  Sadly both John and his younger brother James died in 1918 just a few weeks apart which devastated their mother.  The volunteer researchers have… Read More

4th Aug 2017

Meeting Gunner Drewery’s daughters

What an honour it was to meet Gunnner Drewery’s daughters, Joan and Freda, from Lincolnshire earlier this week.  Joan and Freda were able to read their father’s message, which he wrote in the visitors’ book on 11 September 1916, as he stopped for refreshments in the tea room at Peterborough East Station.  This very special… Read More