Lawrence Frank Richards & Geoffrey Wilkins

Cross 1

for Second Lieutenant S Wilkins

GRU tags
2nd Northumberland Fus
4th October 1915

2′ Liut A. L. Hill 1′ Middlesex Killed 25′ Sept 1915

The extra row of added GRO tags appear to be a later addition for his brother in law.


Cross 2

for Corporal Lawrence Frank Richards. Service Number 27370
3rd/4th Bn. Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regiment
Killed in action on 30/12/1917 aged 19 (grave marker says KIA 31/12/1917).
Son of Mary E. Richards, of 25, Loraine Rd., Holloway, London, and the late Albany Richards.
He is buried in Flesquieres Hill British Cemetery, near Cambrai, France.