Born in August 1887 in Awsworth Notts, to Henry and Sarah Lamin. Elder Sisters Catherine (Kate), Mary Esther and Sarah Anne(Annie) and Elder brother John (Jack).
Educated at Awsworth Board School, just outside Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England.
I served with honour in the 9th Battalion York & Lancaster Regiment seeing front line action in Flanders and Northern Italy from the end of 1916 to January 1920.
i have read most of your letters and i love allof them
I am very glad to find out for this blog. It's interesting and I can imagine pictures in my head how Your grandfather lived. I find out for Your blog on web site in my country - Croatia. You'r doing nice thing.