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Military records

Records include those of Liverpool and Lancashire soldiers in World War One. There is also a noteworthy collection of World War One recruitment posters.

  • War poster with message Answer Now In Your Country's Hour of Need

Records include those created by Lt. General Sir Hugh S. Jeudwine, KCB, KBE (1862-1942). They comprise of certain divisional records retained by him, together with his personal papers, and his notes and correspondence on the history of the 55th (West Lancashire) Division in the First World War which included many men from Liverpool (reference 356 FIF). The records of the 2nd Volunteer Battalion of The Kings (Liverpool) Regiment are also available (reference M356 RIF).

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