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First World War Images from the Bedfordshire Times

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A selection of images from local newspaper The Bedfordshire Times and Independent - August to December 1914.

19th February

Bedfords returning to the front

Bedfords returning to the Front
Photo showing men of the Bedford regiment who, having recovered in hospital from woumds, heading back to the Front
Page 5; columns 2 - 3.


Sketch by Private Stewart Knock of the Highlanders

"The Potato King" - knows every 'tatty' by name!
Sketch by Private Stewart Knock
Page 5; columns 2 - 3.

19th March

Cartoon by Private A Thorpe of Highlanders

The Private who asked his Colour-Sergeant for a free pass home to Scotland.
Cartoon of by Private A Thorpe of the Highlanders Regiment.
Page 7: columns 4 - 5.

Page last updated: 22nd August 2014