My mothers' home is Yorkshire. She
was born in Ferryhill, and grew up in Bedale.
She left England in 1948,
There are photos of old school friends.
There are photos of military personnel, of men
stationed near Leeming, England.
If you recognize someone, please let me know,
Waggon and Horses Pub
Bedale, Yorkshire, England
run by the Benson Family
Then and Now
Kathy and Olive Benson outside the Waggon and Horses Pub
left James William Benson DLI Who is the man in middle?
Can you help me identify the man died 1945 in Darlington, UK ?
sitting on left my great-grandfather James William Benson
WW1-trophy winners for possibly wrestling--
grandad was a wrestling referee during the first world war
WW1 servicemen don't know the unit
person is related to me, John Nunan.
John is the brother of my
nan Catherine (Nunan)Benson.
Don't know which one, though.
Catherine Benson and daughter Lilly
inside and behind the Waggon and Horses Pub
Catherine Benson and a Polish Soldier RCAF left J. Sheardown others unknown
Margaret Benson--Masher Brown--Granny and Masher Browns' 60th wedding anniversary
John Benson standing unknown Pete R.
W.O.'s & SERGEANTS, H.Q. SQUADRON, 6TH TANK GUARDS BRIGADE
UNKNOWN UNIT STATIONED NEAR BEDALE
THE SPITSCAT or Spitfire BAND WW2-England
all military musicians'
AND THEIR SIGNATURES
my mum and friend Pete
Do you know when you have had enough?
Eileen Jackson --- Ferryhill Gladys Barker 1947
Nancy and Sandy Hepburn Sheila Jones Ann&Gladys
Johnny Whitten Ken & Scilia Tommy & Ivy Thompson
right is Gerry Morgan--others unknown--WW2
The Benson Family left England for Canada on this ship. October 1948
The Aquitania (1914-1950) was the only major ship that served and survived both world wars.
She was also the last four funnel liner to be retired.
To contact me, please