Football Remembers – footballers and the First World War

Football Remembers – footballers and the First World War

This community brings together research about footballers and football played in the First World War as well as the 1914 Christmas Truce. See below for the education pack.

https://schoolsonline.britishcouncil.org/classroom-resources/football-remembers/education-pack

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  • Born 1861

    Died 1956

    British Army Colonel Royal Engineers

    British Army Brigadier General Official Historian, Staff General Headquarters France

  • Profile picture for Edwin Gladstone Latheron

    Born 1887

    Died 1917

    British Army 160461 Gunner Royal Field Artillery

  • Profile picture for Leigh Richmond Roose

    Born 1877

    Died 1916

    British Army PS/10898 Private Royal Fusiliers

    British Army 10898 Lance Corporal Royal Fusiliers 9th Battalion

    British Army PS/10898 Lance Corporal Royal Fusiliers

  • Profile picture for Charles Bruce Bairnsfather

    Born 1887

    Died 1959

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Battalion

    British Army Captain Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Battalion

    British Army Captain Intelligence Department

  • Profile picture for Robert Caradoc Hamilton

    Born 1877

    Died 1959

    British Army Captain Royal Warwickshire Regiment

    British Army Captain Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Battalion

  • British Army 1119 Private Cheshire Regiment

    British Army 250963 Private Labour Corps

  • British Army Lieutenant King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

    British Army Captain King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

  • Profile picture for William Tapp

    Died 1915

    British Army 8970 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Frank Naden

    Died 1954

    British Army 1008 Colour Serjeant Cheshire Regiment

    British Army Lieutenant Colonel Cheshire Regiment

    British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Irish Rifles

  • Profile picture for Frank Rob Wray

    Born 1887

    Died 1967

    British Army 9826 Private London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 5th City of London Rifles

    British Army 2nd Lieutenant Royal Engineers Kent Fortress

    British Army Captain Royal Engineers (Formerly London Rifle Brigade)

  • Profile picture for Maurice Wray

    Born 1893

    Died 1977

    British Army 9292 Lance Corporal London Regiment

    British Army Lieutenant London Regiment

    British Army 2nd Lieutenant London Regiment 5th Battalion

  • Profile picture for Horace Lockwood Smith-Dorrien

    Born 1858

    Died 1930

    British Army General Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment

    British Army General Commander Second Army Second Battle of Ypres 1915

  • Profile picture for Alexander Turnbull

    Born 1884

    Died 1917

    British Army 28427 A/Sergeant East Surrey Regiment 8th Battalion

    British Army 3001 Corporal Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion

    British Army 28427 Corporal East Surrey Regiment 8th Battalion

  • Profile picture for Donald Simpson Bell

    Born 1890

    Died 1916

    British Army 15722 Lance Corporal Yorkshire Regiment 9th Battalion

    British Army Second Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Bernard Donaghey

    Born 1882

    Died 1916

    British Army Reserve

    British Army 2289 Private Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 1st Battalion

  • Profile picture for Ernest Walter Munday

    Born 1896

    British Army 5577 Private Rifle Brigade

  • Profile picture for Arthur Moore O'sullivan

    Born 1878

    Died 1915

    British Army Oxfordshire Light Infantry

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Irish Rifles

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Irish Rifles